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Ruislip Depot
Ruislip depot is a maintenance depot on the London Underground Central line, between the stations of Ruislip Gardens and West Ruislip. During the Second Wor...
Bolton
Bolton is a village and civil parish in Eden, Cumbria. In 2011 it had a population of 435.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKeyFig...
Skeeby
Skeeby is a village and civil parish in Richmondshire, North Yorkshire. In 2011 it had a population of 357.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemi...
Kirk Deighton
Kirk Deighton is a village and civil parish in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. In 2011 it had a population of 484.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/diss...
Fairy houses in Balloch Park
A series of sculptures by Renton tree surgeon Patrick Muir. They began to appear at around the end of 2016, mostly in Balloch Park, though some are elsewhere...
Balloch Shared Campus
St Kessog's Primary School was demolished to make way for the new shared campus. Two primary schools will be built here: one of them will replace two existin...
All Saints' church, Thornton le Dale
Grade II*listed The church is placed in a commanding position dating back to pre-Norman times. The original church was destroyed after the Conquest and re...
Sandbach Cemetery
The cemetery, located off The Hill to the south-east of the town centre, was originally a Sandbach Town Council facility; it is currently operated by private...
A385 Road
The A385 runs 11 miles from Collaton St Mary to Collaton, via Totnes. http://www.sabre-roads.org.uk/wiki/index.php?title=A385
A384 Road
The A384 Road runs 4 miles from The A38 at Buckfastleigh [[5327138]] to the A385 at Dartington [[5327240]]. http://www.sabre-roads.org.uk/wiki/index.php?tit...
The A438
The A438 runs for just over 60 miles. It starts near Tewkesbury, heads west to Hereford, and from there follows the River Wye into Wales where it ends at Pon...
The A4078
The A4078 is a relatively short (just over 2 miles) length of A-road between Talgath and Three Cocks where it meets the A438 at a T-junction. It cuts off the...
France Wood
France Wood, is a semi-natural broad-leaf wood just inland from Ireland Bay. Within the wood are the ruins of the France farmhouse buildings - a reminder of ...
The A479
The A479, also officially known as the Glanusk Park (Crickhowell)—Llyswen Trunk Road, starts from Glanusk Park near Crickhowell and runs for nearly 14 miles ...
Thetford
Thetford is a town and civil parish in Breckland, Norfolk, England. In 2011 it had a population of 24340.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemina...
Myland
Myland is a civil parish in Colchester, Essex, England. In 2011 it had a population of 11299. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKe...
B3369 Road
The B3369 runs 3.6 miles from Poole to Sandbanks Ferry. http://www.sabre-roads.org.uk/wiki/index.php?title=B3369
Colsterworth
Colsterworth is a village and civil parish in South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, England. In 2011 it had a population of 1713. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics...
Development site, 4 College Square North, Belfast
A long-vacant site currently (March 2017) advertised for sale. The agent’s description includes “We are pleased to present to the market this cleared site, ...
Dublin Coach - service M1 to Belfast
A Belfast - Dublin express coach service, operated by Dublin Coach http://www.dublincoach.ie/timetables-fares/M1-bus-belfast-dublin-city.php, started towards...
Haddon
Haddon is a village and civil parish in Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, England.
Fulbeck Hall
Grade II* Listed country house. Probably by George Portwood for Sir Francis Fane whos family was associated with the house for almost 400 years since 1632. T...
The Kennels, Leadenham
Grade II Listed kennels of possibly 1820 for Leadenham House. Pevsner tells us the kennels were probably by Lincoln born architect Edward James Wilson F.S.A...
The Crimsworth Dean millponds
There is a string of millponds along the eastern hillside of Crimsworth Dean, above the stream where it is called Bridge Clough. These intercept streams comi...
Chidham and Hambrook
Chidham and Hambrook is a civil parish in Chichester, West Sussex, England, In 2011 it had a population of 1356.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/di...
Wells, Whiting Road
Denham Station
Denham station is in the village of Denham. It is on the Chiltern Main Line between West Ruislip and Denham Golf Club. The station opened in 1906.
West Ruislip Station
West Ruislip is located between Ickenham and Ruislip. it is served by both London Underground and National Rail trains on independent platforms. It is the we...
Salford Central Station
Altrincham railway station and interchange
The station was opened as "Altrincham and Bowdon" on 3 April 1881 by the Manchester South Junction and Altrincham Railway, replacing two separate stations, n...
Soame's Perseverance Works in Marsham
The works was opened by Samuel George Soame (1837-1918), an agricultural engineer who had his workshop as well as a iron and brass foundry and a machine shop...
'Stena Superfast VII' in dry dock, Belfast
Images of the ro-ro ferry 'Stena Superfast VII' https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:198406 in the Belfast Dry Dock. Please note that th...
Emworth
Emworth is a town and ward in Havant, Hampshire, England. In 2011 it had a population of 9492.http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKe...
IndyRef2
A Shared Description that will no doubt be added to over the next few years. Following failure to obtain support for independence in what was described as a ...
SlÝ Charman, The South Wexford Coastal Path
The South Wexford Coastal Path is a waymarked, long-distance walking route extending for 38 miles from Rosslare Harbour to Wellingtonbridge. The route traver...
Sir Joseph Bazalgette
Sir Joseph William Bazalgette, CB (28 March 1819 – 15 March 1891) was a 19th-century English civil engineer. As chief engineer of London's Metropolitan Board...
Playhouse Theatre
The Playhouse Theatre is a West End theatre, located in Northumberland Avenue, near Trafalgar Square. The Theatre was built by F. H. Fowler and Hill in 1882 ...
St Nicholas' Chapel
St Nicholas' chapel > http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1922357 - it is situated a short distance north of the town centre - is a very large building > http:/...
Royal Air Force Memorial
The Royal Air Force Memorial is a 1923 military memorial on the Victoria Embankment, dedicated to the memory of the casualties of the Royal Air Force in Worl...
Battle of Britain Memorial
The Battle of Britain Monument is a sculpture on the Victoria Embankment, which commemorates the British military personnel who took part in the Battle of Br...
St Oswald's church, Filey
Grade I listed The church stands in a commanding position above the town, and was built from the 12th century onwards. It was probably founded by Augus...
Notre Dame High School, Glasgow
The Roman Catholic school accepts girls only and is one of the highest achieving school in the city. The Scandinavian influenced school building is Categ...
River Kenn (Somerset)
The river Kenn rises just south east of Kenn Moor Gate and flows north and west through Kenn Moor. It flows approximately 12km.
The Hermitage Woods Estate
Situated between Knaphill and St John's http://capstanswharf.com/history.as all part of the wider Woking area https://www.woking.gov.uk/planning/policy/local...
Joseph Black Building, University of Glasgow
Joseph Black FRSE FRCPE FPSG (16 April 1728 – 6 December 1799) was a Scottish physician and chemist, best known for his discoveries of magnesium, latent heat...
Homerton College
Homerton College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge. Its first premises were acquired in London in 1768. In 1894 the College moved from ...
All Saints' church, Hunmanby
Grade II*listed A church was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, and probably a Saxon church existed before that time. The earliest work in the pres...
South Ruislip Station
South Ruislip is a station served by London Underground and Chiltern Railways in South Ruislip. The station is owned, managed and staffed by London Undergrou...
Northolt Park Station
Northolt Park station is a Network Rail station in Northolt. It is in Cadogan Close and spans the boundary between the London Borough of Harrow and the Londo...
Wembley Stadium Station
Wembley Stadium station is a Network Rail station in Wembley Park, on the Chiltern Main Line. At a quarter of a mile south west of the sports venue it is the...
Dollis Hill Underground Station
Dollis Hill is a London Underground station at Dollis Hill near to Willesden and Gladstone Park of the London Borough of Brent. It is on the Jubilee line, be...
Nos 9-11 Brunswick Street, Belfast
An occupied office building, completed in 1990, on the western side of Brunswick Street. The “for sale” board describes it as “Office building/redevelopment...
Shepham Windfarm
Three wind turbines, constructed 2016.
George Whitfield
George Whitefield (1714 – 1770), also spelled George Whitfield, was an English Anglican cleric who was one of the founders of Methodism and the evangelical m...
Oliver Cromwell
Oliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658) was a military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and...
Longford Park, Stretford
Longford Park was laid out in 1857 by John Rylands in the style of Chatsworth House. He lived at Longford Hall with his wife Enriqueta who founded the John R...
New HGV workshop
Early in 2017, work began on a new HGV workshop (McPherson Ltd) and associated parking areas. The site, in the Vale of Leven Industrial Estate, is to the rea...
Church of St Margaret
The Church of St Margaret, Westminster Abbey, is situated in the grounds of Westminster Abbey on Parliament Square, and is the Anglican parish church of the ...
No 65 Holywood Road, Belfast
A small vacant site on the western corner of the Holywood Road and Grampian Avenue. Currently (March 2017) offered for sale. The agents’ description is “Th...
Views from the i360
Taken during the ride on the 162-metre (531 ft) observation tower, the ride taken just over 20 minutes
Chilcomb Park
A development site, formerly http://www.geograph.org.uk/snippet/6428 . Developer's web site: www.chilcombpark.co.uk "Brand new b1 business space, 25,000 s...
B2106 Road
The B2106 runs 1.4 miles along the sea front in Eastbourne. It runs from Seaside to Memorial Roundabout. http://www.sabre-roads.org.uk/wiki/index.php?title=...
Vitsť development, Leamington
Lambeth Palace
Lambeth Palace is the official London residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury, in north Lambeth. The building, originally called the Manor of Lambeth or ...
Thames House
Thames House is a Grade II listed building http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/101267604-thames-house-north-and-south-blocks-with-bridge-link-vincent-squ...
Millbank Tower
Millbank Tower is a 118-metre high skyscraper in the City of Westminster at Millbank, by the River Thames in London. The tower was constructed in 1963 for ...
Tate Gallery
Tate Britain (known from 1897 to 1932 as the National Gallery of British Art and from 1932 to 2000 as the Tate Gallery) is an art museum on Millbank in Londo...
B326 Road
The B326 runs 0.7 miles from Pimlico to Westminster. http://www.sabre-roads.org.uk/wiki/index.php?title=B326
Nos 68-72 Gt Victoria Street, Belfast
A very early 20th century building, between Hope Street and Bruce Street, originally occupied by Cleland’s printing and stationery works and later by the Don...
Creighton's Wood, Ballymenagh, Holywood
A small deciduous wood on the western/south western side of the Creighton’s Green Road, in the Holywood Hills. No facilities or waymarks. Just a small unsu...
Church of St Oswald, Ashbourne
A suitably imposing church for what was a prosperous local market town in the medieval period. It is cruciform in plan with a central tower and spire. The na...
Creighton's Green Road, Holywood
A minor road running north west, at over 500ft, through the Holywood Hills, from Whinney Hill http://www.geograph.org.uk/snippet/7321 towards Holywood.
Wandlebury Hill Fort
Wandlebury Hill Fort, also known as the Wandlebury Ring, is an Iron Age hillfort located on Wandlebury Hill in the Gog Magog Downs, to the southeast of Cambr...
St Edmund's Chapel
St Edmund's Chapel is a church in Dover, dedicated to St Edmund. It was completed in 1262 as a wayside chapel or chapel of rest for the cemetery for the poor...
Church of St Sylvester, Chivelstone
A 15th century parish church, restored in the 19th & 20th centuries. Grade II* listed. http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-100706-church-of-st-sylves...
National Cycle Network Route 28
National Route 28 of the National Cycle Network in Devon runs 56 miles from Okehampton to Plymouth via Moretonhampston, Newton Abbot, Totnes and Salcombe.
SIS Building
The SIS Building or MI6 Building at Vauxhall Cross houses the headquarters of the British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS, MI6). It is located at 85 Albert ...
Pimlico Underground Station
Pimlico is a London Underground station. It is on the Victoria line between Victoria and Vauxhall in Zone 1. The station opened on 14 September 1972 – more t...
Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Eccles
The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Eccles has stood on the same site for at least 800 years and is therefore the oldest church in the City of Salford. ...
Fight
Fight is the name given by the pioneers of orienteering for impenetrable, or almost impenetrable vegetation, usually rhododendrons or young Sitka spruce. Av...
Royal Hospital for Sick Children
And also a new Department of Clinical Neurosciences being built at Little France, adjacent to the Royal Infirmary Edinburgh. A collection of photographs take...
Wandlebury Country Park
On top of the Magog Hills, just south of Cambridge, Wandlebury is the city’s original country park. With views as far as Ely, this tranquil countryside estat...
Gog Magog Hills
The Gog Magog Downs (also known as the Gog Magog Hills) are a range of low chalk hills, extending for several miles to the southeast of Cambridge in England....
B2245 Road
The B2245 runs 0.1 mile from High St to Maison Dieu Rd [[5302569]] in Dover town centre.
Dagenham Dock Station
Dagenham Dock station is on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway line serving the industrial areas, including the Ford assembly plant, around Dagenham. I...
M1 and M2 (Northern Ireland) proposed bus lanes
The Department for Infrastructure has invited tenders for the following works “Works to provide hard shoulder running buslanes on the M1 from (Junction 8 [Sp...
Purfleet Station
Purfleet station is on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway line. It is 16 miles from London Fenchurch Street and it is situated between Rainham to the w...
RASC camp at Keswick
Keswick Hall > http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/5300747 was one of the stately homes of the Gurney family. After the death of Margaret Jane, wife of John He...
Husabost House
The house lies on the western shore of Loch Dunvegan. It is described by Mary Miers in her 2008 book "Western Seaboard: An Illustrated Architectural Guide" t...
St John the Baptist church, Eastnor
Grade I listed The church dates from the 12th century onwards, the tower is the oldest part dating from the 14th century. There is a late Norman south doo...
Grosvenor Bridge
Grosvenor Bridge (Victoria Railway Bridge), is a railway bridge over the River Thames, between Vauxhall Bridge and Chelsea Bridge. Originally constructed in ...
Temple Newsam
A large country estate a few miles east of the city of Leeds, Temple Newsam dates back to Norman times and took its name from ownership by the Knights Templa...
The Ballyrussell Road, Dundonald/Comber
The Ballyrussell Road is a minor and narrow road, running south through the north Down drumlins, from Peartree Hill to the Glen Road at Gransha.
Stapleford
Stapleford is a village located approximately 4 miles to the south of Cambridge. Stapleford has two pubs,The Rose and The Three Horseshoes. It also has St A...
Dover Town Hall & Maison Dieu
The Hospital of St Mary, Domus Dei, or Maison Dieu, is a medieval building in Dover,which forms part of the Old Town Hall buildings. Maison Dieu was founded...
Dover College
Dover College is a co-educational private school in Dover. It was founded in 1871, and takes both day pupils and boarders. The school occupies some of the m...