SJ6511 : Brown plaque recording the origin of the town's name, Wellington, Shropshire

taken 4 years ago, near to Wellington, Telford And Wrekin, Great Britain

Brown plaque recording the origin of the town's name, Wellington, Shropshire
Brown plaque recording the origin of the town's name, Wellington, Shropshire
The Rotary Club of Wellington plaque is on the south wall of the NatWest bank branch. LinkExternal link
It records the site of the Temple in the Grove (c700 AD). A few metres SE of the plaque stood the original temple in the yew tree grove, weo-leah in Anglo-Saxon, which gave Wellington its name.
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Thursday, 10 October, 2013   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 12 October, 2013
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Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 6507 1172 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.1210N 2:31.1015W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 6507 1172
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