TQ3080 : The standard for Imperial Measurement

taken 12 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

The standard for Imperial Measurement
The standard for Imperial Measurement
Situated in the wall on the north side of Trafalgar Square are these brass plaques. The top one is the official standard measurement for feet and yards, and bottom one records this as being established by the Board of Trade in 1876.
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Wednesday, 11 January, 2006   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 11 January, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 30 80 [1000m precision]
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