NR9350 : Milestone 44, Lochranza Field Centre, Isle of Arran

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

Milestone 44, Lochranza Field Centre, Isle of Arran
Milestone 44, Lochranza Field Centre, 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. 44 is situated outside the Lochranza Field Centre so parking is easy. The inscription is worn and illegible. No lichen present. Bramble, Fuchsia, Pied Wagtail and White Clover noted at this site.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
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Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 938 501 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:42.0667N 5:16.9633W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NR 938 501
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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