SK1449 : A remnant of the Blyth Marsh to Thorpe Turnpike

taken 4 years ago, near to Blore, Staffordshire, Great Britain

A remnant of the Blyth Marsh to Thorpe Turnpike
A remnant of the Blyth Marsh to Thorpe Turnpike
Now just a farm track but on a good embankment with deep ditches on either side, which are clues to its former importance.
Blyth Marsh to Thorpe Turnpike

The Blyth Marsh to Thorpe Turnpike was authorised by parliament in 1762. The trust was wound up in 1831.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Uplands  Roads, Road transport  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Road  Turnpike Road 
Primary Subject of Photo
Track 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1447 4950 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:2.5546N 1:47.1378W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1445 4948
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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