SK0292 : The Monks's Road and Whiteley Nab

near to Chunal, Derbyshire, Great Britain

The Monks's Road and Whiteley Nab
The Monks's Road and Whiteley Nab
Pine-capped Whiteley Nab with the conurbation of Glossop visible beyond. The Monk's Road is an ancient causeway which appears in written records as early as the 13th century when it was likely to have been paved. The area is associated with Basingwerk Abbey in Wales which was handed to the Manor of Glossop by Henry II. Other relics from this period can be tracked down nearby and are worth seeking out.
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2012
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Geograph (Third Visitor for SK0292)
Date Taken
Thursday, 23 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0240 9244 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:25.7246N 1:57.9208W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0215 9207
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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