SU8981 : The Smyth Almshouses, Bridge Road

taken 4 years ago, near to Maidenhead, Windsor And Maidenhead, Great Britain

The Smyth Almshouses, Bridge Road
The Smyth Almshouses, Bridge Road
The almshouses bear the inscription over the door "THEIS ALMSHOWSES WERE ERECTED & BUILT AT YE SOLE & PROPER COST & CHARGES OF JAMES SMYTH ESQUIOR CITIZEN & SALTER OF LONDON IN YE YEARE OF OUR LORD 1659" - see LinkExternal link They are on the A4 which was the old Great West Road but they are now rather dwarfed by being on a busy road with horrible buildings opposite which take no account of this historic setting - see LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8949 8133 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.4283N 0:42.6894W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8947 8133
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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