SU7273 : "Reading Gas Company 1880"

taken 7 years ago, near to Reading, Great Britain

"Reading Gas Company 1880"
"Reading Gas Company 1880"
Plaque on SU7273 : Gas Works Bridge , which appears to have been painted fairly recently. The Reading Gas Company was formed in 1862 by the amalgamation of two previous companies LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) .
The heads of a queen and four maidens are part of the Reading coat of arms, which has evolved over the centuries LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) .
Behind are Blakes Quay apartments, across the River Kennet.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 25 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 June, 2010
Category
Plaque   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 7240 7348 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.3408N 0:57.5630W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 7240 7348
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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