SU2024 : Milestone, Witherington Down

taken 6 years ago, near to West Grimstead, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Milestone, Witherington Down
Milestone, Witherington Down
Located next to the A36, the old turnpike from Salisbury to Southampton. The marking has been become obscured, possibly during the war to confuse invading enemy forces, but old maps marks it as Salisbury 5 and Southampton 17. There is an inverted Ordnance Survey benchmark visible at ground level on the left-hand face (see SU2024 : Inverted benchmark on milestone).
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SU2024, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Road (from Tags)
A36 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 209 248 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:1.3479N 1:42.1863W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 209 248
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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