TQ9017 : A259 at Winchelsea

taken 14 years ago, near to Winchelsea, East Sussex, Great Britain

A259 at Winchelsea
A259 at Winchelsea
The A259 used to go right through Winchelsea itself, a place reputed to be England's smallest town and perhaps even England's oldest new town, laid out in a grid pattern in the fourteenth century. Today the trunk road descends steeply to the stone 'Land Gate' - the slope shown here, and presents the driver with a dramatic hairpin-bend at the bottom. The valley in the background is that of the River Brede.
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Date Taken
2004   (more nearby)
Sunday, 26 June, 2005
Road scene   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9036 1760 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:55.5865N 0:42.4398E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9035 1757
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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