SJ4065 : Entrance to Edgar's Field

taken 10 years ago, near to Handbridge, Cheshire, Great Britain

Entrance to Edgar's Field
Entrance to Edgar's Field
These impressive gate posts flank the entrance to Edgar's Field from Handbridge, although I imagine the gates themselves were sacrificed for salvage during the second world war. The painted fire hydrant sign probably also dates to that time, and there is also a benchmark, from an earlier period, on the low wall to the right of the entrance. See also SJ4065 : Gatepost and benchmark by Edgar's Field. The reputed Roman shrine to Minerva can be seen in the distance on the right of the left hand gatepost.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 March, 2008
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Gate entrance   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4073 6566 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.0830N 2:53.3041W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4075 6567
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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