SJ4087 : The Calderstones surround and park entrance

taken 8 years ago, near to Childwall, Liverpool, Great Britain

The Calderstones surround and park entrance
The Calderstones surround and park entrance
Looking across the stone surround that once protected the Calderstones, opposite the north east entrance to Calderstones Park. The Calderstones themselves are highly ornamented and are believed to have been part of a chambered tomb, and not actually a stone circle when they were found. The protective stone surround was built in the 19th century, but the stones were moved in 1954 to the park's Harthill Greenhouses in order to protect them from further damage or deterioration. Sue Adair's photo provides more information: SJ4087 : The Calderstones, Calderstone Park
There is an Ordnance Survey rivet bench mark on the opposite side of the surround, nearest to the park entrance - SJ4087 : Rivet bench mark on the Calderstones surround
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 January, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Boundary, Barrier  Park and Public Gardens 
Primary Subject of Photo
Park 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4068 8778 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:23.0111N 2:53.5973W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4069 8780
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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