NS0135 : Milestone 3, Brodick, Isle of Arran

taken 7 years ago, near to Brodick, North Ayrshire, Great Britain

Milestone 3, Brodick, Isle of Arran
Milestone 3, Brodick, Isle of Arran
Arran's circular road and The String road contain a total of approximately 50 red sandstone milestones, marking, I believe, the miles round the island. There is a book, 'The Milestones of Arran' by Ruth and Alan Thompson, dedicated to them, listing not only the view from each, but also details of flora and fauna to be found at each location.

Some of the milestones were difficult to locate whilst driving in the rain, others were damaged and some appeared to be missing. I have added those that I could safely stop at and those that I could find.

No. 3 is on the shore side of Brodick's main street, not far from the Co-op. Its inscription is worn and illegible. I saw Lesser Black-backed Gull and Oystercatcher here.
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Saturday, 10 July, 2010   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
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Milestone   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 017 359 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:34.6222N 5:8.7522W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 017 359
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