SK4270 : Old Arkwright Town

near to Arkwright Town, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Old Arkwright Town
Old Arkwright Town
The monument between the lampposts records the fact that the village of Arkwright Town was formerly located here. The village was moved in its entirety a number of years ago to remove villagers from the threat posed by methane gas which was seeping into their homes from old coal workings. See the new village in SK4271
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2006
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 February, 2006   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 21 February, 2006
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Land > Vacant sites   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 426 707 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.9141N 1:21.7425W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 425 707
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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