SO6212 : Milestone by the Speech House Woodlands car park, Forest of Dean

taken 2 years ago, 3 km from Ruspidge, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Milestone by the Speech House Woodlands car park, Forest of Dean
Milestone by the Speech House Woodlands car park, Forest of Dean
This old milestone was erected by the Forest of Dean Turnpike Trust in the 19th century and is Grade II listed by Historic England. The inscription has some damage, but it reads "(To) Coleford 3 Miles Gloucester 16 London 121". For a wider view see: SO6212 : Speech House Road by the Speech House Woodlands car park Also there is a rivet bench mark carved into the top: SO6212 : Rivet bench mark on Speech House Road milestone

Milestone Society National ID: GL_ELCO06.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 11 June, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 July, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Milestoneid (from Tags)
GL ELCO06 
Primary Subject of Photo
Milepost or Milestone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6239 1241 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:48.5431N 2:32.8151W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6239 1240
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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