SD6178 : The Radical Steps, Kirkby Lonsdale

taken 3 years ago, near to Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, Great Britain

The Radical Steps, Kirkby Lonsdale
The Radical Steps, Kirkby Lonsdale
The steps lead from the banks of the Lune to St. Mary's churchyard. The steps were built in 1819 by Francis Pearson. The locals came to call them the Radical Steps on account of the political leanings of the builder. How many steps are there? Reputedly there are 86 - I didn't count them, but there are indeed a lot - especially if one is climbing rather than descending.
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Primary Subject of Photo
Steps 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6116 7889 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:12.2565N 2:35.8159W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6117 7890
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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