SX4754 : Gold Bullion at Millbay Docks

near to Plymouth, Great Britain

Gold Bullion at Millbay Docks
Gold Bullion at Millbay Docks
Statue outside Millbay Docks commemorating the fact that Gold Bullion used to be taken through Millbay Docks for shipping to the USA. Around the base of the statue, it says "In the 1930's, Gold Bullion was often seen stacked on Millbay ready for shipment to the USA guarded by one Policeman".
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Mike Lyne and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
2012
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SX4754, 315 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Supplemental image
Date Taken
Friday, 20 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 470 542 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:22.0655N 4:9.1626W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 470 542
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Statue  Gold  Bullion  Bars  Docks  Quayside  Policeman 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

This page has been viewed about 269 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register
Get Involved