SZ1393 : Iford: the sign for Sheepwash Lane

taken 8 months ago, near to Pokesdown, Bournemouth, Great Britain

Iford: the sign for Sheepwash Lane
Iford: the sign for Sheepwash Lane
Looking along this public footpath, number J11, from its name sign - it is a short one, extending from the road here just to the gate in the background, although onward public access is available to the riverside path from there.

I think it is only in the last 10 years or so - since the row of houses was built - that the little lane has been tarmacked. Although the area here was certainly historically known as Sheepwash, it may only be as a result of the houses needing a postal address that the lane has officially been called Sheepwash Lane.

See SZ1393 : Iford: Sheepwash Lane from Castle Lane East for the view from across Castle Lane behind us, and SZ1393 : Iford: through the gate onto Sheepwash Lane for a view along the path from the far gate.
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SZ1393, 80 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 March, 2017   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 5 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 1345 9351 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.4627N 1:48.6451W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 1344 9350
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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