SJ9178 : Peak & Northern Footpath Sign No 559

taken 1 year ago, near to Prestbury, Cheshire, Great Britain

Peak & Northern Footpath Sign No 559
Peak & Northern Footpath Sign No 559
One of the most recent P&R signs - with a dedication to Mike Hoare (1947 - 2017). This signpost is located close to Whiteley Hey Farm
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Peak and Northern Footpaths Society

The Peak and Northern Footpaths Society evolved from The Manchester Association for the Preservation of Ancient Public Footpaths, founded in 1824, but was officially formed in 1894 as the Peak District and Northern Counties Footpaths Preservation Society. Their green-painted, numbered and dated footpath signs are a familiar sight on northern rights of way; the first (post no. 1) was erected in 1905 and still stands at Carr Meadow near Little Hayfield (SK0347989462). Their website LinkExternal link includes lists of their signs and bridges, with grid references.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 30 August, 2020   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 30 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Paths  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
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Signpost 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9127 7801 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.9382N 2:7.9469W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 91270 78007
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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