SD9616 : Sign to the Roman Road

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Calderbrook, Rochdale, Great Britain

Sign to the Roman Road
Sign to the Roman Road
The footpath climbs a few metres to left of the stone wall. Its "Roman" origins are questioned by some - they say it is more likely to be a pre-historic route over Blackstone Edge. A glimpse of the modern day route, the A58, is left of shot. The Lancashire/Yorkshire border is just beyond the horizon, when the footpath crosses the boundary into Yorkshire it becomes a bridleway.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 24 June, 2010
Category
Footpath   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 966 168 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.9101N 2:3.1565W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 963 167
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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