SJ3276 : The Wirral Stone, near Willaston

taken 12 years ago, near to Willaston, Cheshire, Great Britain

The Wirral Stone, near Willaston
The Wirral Stone, near Willaston
This stone is reputed to mark the centre of the Wirral Hundred. A hundred is simply a geographical area to break up a larger area. The stone is also believed to be the origin of the place name Willaston. It is located at the junction of the B5151 and the A540 (Chester High Road).
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SJ3276, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 5 August, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 August, 2006
Category
Stone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 326 763 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.7624N 3:0.7379W
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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