SD3232 : Blowing Sands

near to Blackpool Airport, Blackpool, Great Britain

Blowing Sands
Blowing Sands
166 Common Edge Road close to the junction with Squires Gate Lane and Progress Way. The blue plaque erected by Blackpool Civic Trust reads: "this cottage is one of the few remaining early agricultural dwellings on the area known as Blowing Sands, Marton Moss, Soundings made in the 1930's revealed that there have been at least eleven periods in history when the sea shore occupied this site. It now stands as a representative of several similar dwellings from the late 18th century in this area. Kindly donated by Stanley Ward Conservative Club." It is a Grade II listed building LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Thursday, 5 January, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3278 3228 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:46.9492N 3:1.2984W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3277 3229
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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