SK9772 : Steps with a story

taken 11 years ago, near to Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Steps with a story
Steps with a story
At the northern end of Bailgate is a terrace of 6 houses LinkExternal link built 1777-8. In the late 18th / early 19th century, coaches were having difficulty passing under Newport Arch LinkExternal link without injuring passengers on top, so the road level was lowered so the houses at this end of Bailgate then required steps to reach their front doors.
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Date Taken
Monday, 24 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Monday, 24 December, 2007
Steps   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 976 720 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.2066N 0:32.2755W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 976 721
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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