SJ6910 : Milestone, Holyhead Road, Oakengates

taken 16 years ago, near to Telford, Telford And Wrekin, Great Britain

Milestone, Holyhead Road, Oakengates
Milestone, Holyhead Road, Oakengates
One of Thomas Telford's original milestones from the 1820's, still in position but sinking down, on the Holyhead Road (old A5) at Oakengates. In fact it is not made of stone but cast-iron, should it be a 'mileiron' ?
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SJ6910, 288 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
April 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 February, 2009
Category
Milestone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 696 105 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.4795N 2:27.0636W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 696 104
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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