SJ2839 : Milestone, Chirk

taken 1 year ago, near to Pentre, Wrexham/Wrecsam, Great Britain

Milestone, Chirk
Milestone, Chirk
Carved stone post with metal attachment on the A5, in the Community of Chirk, Wrexham: Bryn-yr-Eos, 100m NW of jcn with B5070 on grass verge, South-east side of road. The inscription reads: // HOLY- / HEAD / 82 / LLANGOLLEN / 5M-2F / CHIRK-B / 1M-5F //. The plate is dated 2003, and the stone and plate are replicas, following the style of others on Telford's route to Holyhead. Milestone Society National ID: DEN_HH82. From National Survey of Wayside Features by The Milestone Society.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 3 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 14 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Architect (from Tags)
Thomas Telford 
Primary Subject of Photo
Milepost or Milestone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2881 3981 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.0556N 3:3.6613W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2881 3981
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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