ST6972 : Milestone - Marshfield 6

taken 7 years ago, near to Bridge Yate, South Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Milestone - Marshfield 6
Milestone - Marshfield 6
A traditional (if somewhat gravestone-like) roadside marker, giving a distance of 6 miles to the nearby village. What it doesn't tell you is the fact that Marshfield is up the long, steep incline of Tog Hill, or that Bath is almost as close and is a far bigger town.
Intriguingly, there is a benchmark at the top - see ST6972 : Rivet benchmark atop a milestone for a closer look.
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ST6972, 17 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 August, 2011
Category
Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6902 7273 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.1619N 2:26.8340W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6902 7272
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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