Basic statistics for shared descriptions

Overview

So far we have 12,571 Shared Descriptions, for 6,561 different squares; contributed by 184 users, over the course of 1,868 days.

These are used on 205,463 images; attached by 184 different users, over the course of 1,868 days.

A sample of recent shared descriptions RSS

Dn na Ban-ige :: NM8304
Dn na Ban-ige is variously the Fort of the Rich Woman or the Fort of the Young Woman. The following description is taken from the RCHAHMS site at... (more)
By Patrick Mackie. Used on 6 images
HMS "Caroline", Belfast :: J3575
HMS Caroline (pennant number unknown) was a C class cruiser built by Cammell Laird [[2257153]] and commissioned in 1914. The vessel was in active service... (more)
By Albert Bridge. Used on 2 images
Collyhurst War Memorial :: SD8500
The Collyhurst War Memorial was erected by public subscription and unveiled by the Rt. Hon Earl of Derby KG (Secretary of State for War) on 23 May 1923 to... (more)
By David Dixon. Used on 7 images
Oxford Road station nostalgia :: SJ8497
I used to travel regularly by train from Altrincham to Manchester Oxford Road in the 1970s. That line is now part of Metrolink. Oxford Road station has not... (more)
By Stephen Craven. Used on 7 images
The Binn Royd track, Norland :: SE0722
Binn Royd was an ancient hall and cross-wing timber framed house, encased in the 16C by the Briggs family. The 17C features are from the house that was replanned... (more)
By Humphrey Bolton. Used on 8 images
Lowfield Heath Windmill :: TQ2340
Lowfield Heath Windmill is a grade II listed http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-430357-lowfield-heath-windmill-charlwood-surrey post mill at Charlwood,... (more)
By N Chadwick. Used on 6 images
Sandbach railway station :: SJ7361
Sandbach is the first stop on the line from Crewe to Manchester, a line laid out in 1842 by the Manchester & Birmingham Railway on a straight line from Crewe... (more)
By Stephen Craven. Used on 12 images
Dublin Castle sand sculptures :: O1533
A team of three Irish artists calling themselves Duthain Dealbh (which translates as 'Fleeting Sculptures') create these remarkable works. After... (more)
By Jonathan Hutchins. Used on 2 images
B1079 Road
The B1079 is a rural B-road in east Suffolk. It starts in two separate places on the B1438 (former A12) in Woodbridge, owing to the one-way system. Outbound... (more)
By N Chadwick. Used on 2 images
Hollas Lane, Norland :: SE0722
Hollas was a farm at SE074228. It is marked on Jefferys's map of 1775 and named Hollas Fold on Myers's map of the Parish of Halifax, 1835, and on the... (more)
By Humphrey Bolton. Used on 11 images

Some active shared descriptions

Dn na Ban-ige :: NM8304
Dn na Ban-ige is variously the Fort of the Rich Woman or the Fort of the Young Woman. The following description is taken from the RCHAHMS site at... (more)
By Patrick Mackie. Used on 6 images
Collyhurst War Memorial :: SD8500
The Collyhurst War Memorial was erected by public subscription and unveiled by the Rt. Hon Earl of Derby KG (Secretary of State for War) on 23 May 1923 to... (more)
By David Dixon. Used on 7 images
Oxford Road station nostalgia :: SJ8497
I used to travel regularly by train from Altrincham to Manchester Oxford Road in the 1970s. That line is now part of Metrolink. Oxford Road station has not... (more)
By Stephen Craven. Used on 7 images
The Binn Royd track, Norland :: SE0722
Binn Royd was an ancient hall and cross-wing timber framed house, encased in the 16C by the Briggs family. The 17C features are from the house that was replanned... (more)
By Humphrey Bolton. Used on 8 images
Lowfield Heath Windmill :: TQ2340
Lowfield Heath Windmill is a grade II listed http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-430357-lowfield-heath-windmill-charlwood-surrey post mill at Charlwood,... (more)
By N Chadwick. Used on 6 images
Tiptree Marina :: TL5368
A small marina by the River Cam. located at Tiptree Farm, Priors Fen.
By N Chadwick. Used on 6 images
Sandbach railway station :: SJ7361
Sandbach is the first stop on the line from Crewe to Manchester, a line laid out in 1842 by the Manchester & Birmingham Railway on a straight line from Crewe... (more)
By Stephen Craven. Used on 12 images
Hollas Lane, Norland :: SE0722
Hollas was a farm at SE074228. It is marked on Jefferys's map of 1775 and named Hollas Fold on Myers's map of the Parish of Halifax, 1835, and on the... (more)
By Humphrey Bolton. Used on 11 images
Ships of Caledonian MacBrayne Limited :: NM8431
Caledonian MacBrayne Limited (CalMac) was formed in 1973 following the merger of the Caledonian Steam Packet Limited and David MacBrayne Limited. Ownership passed... (more)
By TheTurfBurner. Used on 83 images
Russell Square :: TQ3081
Russell Square is a large garden square in Bloomsbury. It is near the University of London's main buildings and the British Museum. To the north is Woburn... (more)
By N Chadwick. Used on 8 images
Chipping Norton Camping and Caravanning Club site :: SP3124
By Chris' Buet. Used on 6 images
Bateswood Country Park :: SJ7948
Bateswood Country Park, north-west of Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire and adjacent to the village of Halmer End, is designated as a Local Nature Reserve... (more)
By Jonathan Hutchins. Used on 47 images
Bracebridge sewage pumping station :: SK5979
Built in 1881 it housed a pair of steam powered beam engines to pump sewage to the sewage farm. These were replaced by electric pumps after the Second World War,... (more)
By Alan Murray-Rust. Used on 5 images
Stoke On Trent Station :: SJ8745
Stoke-on-Trent station is a mainline station on the Stafford to Manchester branch of the West Coast Main Line. The station also provides an interchange between... (more)
By N Chadwick. Used on 4 images
St Mary's church, Leigh :: TQ5446
Grade II* listed. The church consists of a west tower of four stages dating from the 15th century, although only 9 feet of the tower was originally built and... (more)
By Julian P Guffogg. Used on 9 images
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