SJ9594 : Trans Pennine Trail at Swains Valley

taken 3 years ago, near to Gee Cross, Tameside, Great Britain

Trans Pennine Trail at Swains Valley
Trans Pennine Trail at Swains Valley

Here the trail is following the line of the former Godley Junction to Apethorn railway. Just past the horse is a National Cycle Network Milepost. On the right there is access into Gower Hey Woods.
National Cycle Network Mileposts
1000 Millennium cast iron mileposts were funded by the Royal Bank of Scotland to mark the creation of the National Cycle Network, and found along the cycles routes through the UK.

There are four different types of posts, "Fossil Tree" by John Mills, "The Cockerel" by Iain McColl, "Rowe Type" by Andrew Rowe, and "Tracks" by David Dudgeon. The four artists are from each country of the UK though all posts can be found in all four countries.

Read the National Cycle Network article Link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 January, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 January, 2017
Geographical Context
Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Long Distance Path (from Tags)
Trans Pennine Trail 
Place (from Tags)
Swains Valley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9513 9415 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.6457N 2:4.4872W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9510 9413
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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