SJ8889 : Edgeley Lamppost: Bostock & Co

taken 5 years ago, near to Stockport, Great Britain

Edgeley Lamppost: Bostock & Co
Edgeley Lamppost: Bostock & Co
One of three Lampposts on Castle Street with attached artwork.

This one has an image of bootmakers, Bostock & Co.

Reverse: SJ8889 : Edgeley Lamppost: Sent to the Maypole
Lamppost Artworks in Stockport
In 2014 as part of the Stockport Arts Trail, an independent group of young people, working towards an Arts Award Qualification at Stockport Central Library, created the images for one face of the artworks, located on lampposts in and around Edgeley. Historic photographs from the libraries archives are on the other face, giving people an idea of how the area looked in times gone by.

A new set of lamppost artworks were set up in 2015 as part of a second Arts Trail LinkExternal link celebrating the secret history of silk in Heaton Norris.

Other decorated lamppost have appeared since in other parts of Stockport but documentation is hard to locate.
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 5 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8898 8944 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.1000N 2:10.0326W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8898 8944
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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