TQ2642 : Milestone, Povey Cross Road

taken 6 years ago, near to Hookwood, Surrey, Great Britain

Milestone, Povey Cross Road
Milestone, Povey Cross Road
Close up of milestone in TQ2643 : Reigate Road, on what was once the main road Brighton Road, prior to being truncated by Gatwick Airport in the 1950s. On this face it reads "BRIGHTON 25 5/8 CRAWLEY 3 5/8" and on the reverse (see TQ2642 : Milestone, Povey Cross Road) "LONDON 26 REIGATE 5 3/8".

For the next milestone north of here, see TQ2643 : Milestone on Reigate Road.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Saturday, 11 January, 2014
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
Povey Cross 
Near (from Tags)
Gatwick Airport  Horley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 268 420 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:9.8321N 0:11.2025W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 268 420
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Povey Cross Road  Milestone 

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