SK7954 : Plaque to Smeaton's Arches

taken 1 year ago, near to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Plaque to Smeaton's Arches
Plaque to Smeaton's Arches
The causeway starting here runs North for a mile with 74 arches bunched in eight groups, built between 1768 and 1770 at a cost of 12,000, carrying the Great North Way at about 3m above the flood plain. Some pictures of the arches are at SK7954 : Great North Road causeway ,
SK7855 : Smeaton's arches
& SK7856 : Smeaton's arches, near Muskham Bridge
with a Notts County Council plaque at the North end SK7856 : Smeaton's Arches, commemorative plaque .
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 May, 2021   (more nearby)
Sunday, 23 May, 2021
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Historic sites and artefacts  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport  People, Events  Communications 
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7957 5418 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.7357N 0:48.8183W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7958 5418
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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