SE1238 : Unusual stone valve marker

taken 11 months ago, near to Bingley, Bradford, Great Britain

Unusual stone valve marker
Unusual stone valve marker
Another contributor SE1238 : Marker stone near South Lodge describes this as a boundary marker, but I'm not convinced. The nearest local boundary seems to be between Baildon and Bingley that follows the beck a few hundred metres to the east of here. I think it's an unusual example of a stone water valve marker - the valve SE1238 : Valve boxes near Higher Coach Road is on the route of the Graincliffe Aqueduct which originally belonged to Shipley Water Works. I guess the erased text on the left hand side would have been "UDC" as the text "Shipley UDC WW" seen on several valve markers in the area.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 6 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1281 3868 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.6525N 1:48.4074W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1281 3868
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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