NR8931 : Milestone 28?, Torr Righ Beag, Isle of Arran

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

Milestone 28?, Torr Righ Beag, Isle of Arran
Milestone 28?, Torr Righ Beag, 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.

I'm not sure whether this is No. 29 or 28 because of the confusion with No. 32's location and because I missed the one straight after Machrie Bay.

It is very damaged and situated near the car park for the Kings' Cave walk (from Tormore). The inscription is non-existent.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
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Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 897 312 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:31.7476N 5:19.9443W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NR 897 312
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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