NR9027 : Milestone, Kilpatrick, Isle of Arran

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

Milestone, Kilpatrick, Isle of Arran
Milestone, Kilpatrick, 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 what number this one is because of the confusion with No. 32's location and because the number is illegible. The whole thing is virtually covered in various lichens. Parking difficult.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
Category
Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 902 275 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:29.8055N 5:19.3525W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NR 902 275
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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