SK3454 : Through Wheatsheaf House

taken 10 years ago, near to Crich, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Through Wheatsheaf House
Through Wheatsheaf House
It's unusual for a public footpath to run right through a house like this, but I believe this to have been former the Wheatsheaf Inn. In the foreground is a footbridge across the alignment of the narrow gauge railway into the old Church Quarry, which was a branch off the railway to Crich Quarry. There is an additional connection in as much as George Stephenson who engineered the railway (he was a director of the quarry company), used to stay at the Wheatsheaf when visiting Crich.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 4 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Thursday, 5 March, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 348 545 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.2060N 1:28.8946W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 348 545
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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