SK6040 : City of Nottingham boundary post

taken 6 years ago, near to Carlton, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

City of Nottingham boundary post
City of Nottingham boundary post
On Parkdale Road.
Nottingham boundary markers :: SK5641
The boundary of the City of Nottingham is marked with over 20 cast iron markers in a distinctive semicircular form with rounded top. The majority date from the expansion of the city in 1933, but there are a number of older ones, including some delineating parish boundaries between different Poor Law boards in the 19th century. The earliest is dated 1849.
The markers include a number erected by Carlton Urban District Council, generally as a twin to a Nottingham one, although in many cases the twin has disappeared.
Overall nearly 50 locations are shown on OS maps, but a number have disappeared and the existence of others is difficult to ascertain as they are located in private gardens, etc.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 26 March, 2014
Geographical Context
Boundary, Barrier  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Name (from Tags)
City of Nottingham 
Date (from Tags)
1933 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6041 4087 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.7082N 1:6.1259W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6041 4087
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Cast Iron  Boundary Marker 

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