SJ9278 : From M????? 3 Miles

taken 8 years ago, near to Bollington, Cheshire, Great Britain

From M????? 3 Miles
From M????? 3 Miles
The defacing of the milestones along the Macclesfield Canal was an act of official vandalism during the Second World War to prevent potential German paratroops from identifying their location. The outline of the name Marple is still relatively identifiable.
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SJ9278, 21 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 September, 2009
Category
Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 927 789 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.4195N 2:6.6067W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 927 788
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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