2018

SE5951 : Blue plaque (Hansom), Micklegate

taken 6 years ago, near to York, England

Blue plaque (Hansom), Micklegate
Blue plaque (Hansom), Micklegate
On the front of a shop unit in Micklegate is this blue plaque to Joseph Aloysius Hansom, inventor of the Hansom Cab (forerunner of modern taxis).

For context, see SE5951 : Micklegate, York from the city walls - the plaque is beneath the middle of five sash windows on the building to the left of the photo.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts City, Town centre Person: Joseph Hansom other tags: Blue Plaque Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Other Photos: · Micklegate, York from the city walls ·
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Photographer
Stephen Craven   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 17 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 March, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5977 5151 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.3742N 1:5.4377W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5977 5150
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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