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Parish Boundary Marker - Castle Place - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 57.053 W 001° 09.222
30U E 624040 N 5868402
Quick Description: Parish boundary marker, alongside Castle Place, Nottingham.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 7/25/2017 3:25:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMW8RT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
A city boundary marker dating from 1869. It's marked the Parish of Standard Hill.

A half-round post made of cast-iron with a domed top, approx 1m high. Inscribed with the names of the Overseers of the Poor in raised lettering. The boundaries of several parishes were defined in 1869, in connection with collection of Poor Rates.

1869
SAM.l PARR
G. WOODWARD
OVERSEER
T. GODFREY
ASS.t OVERSEER

Historic England link - (visit link)
Type of survey mark: Boundary Marker

What indicators are near the mark to help people identify where it is located?:
100ft NNE of castle gatehouse


What property is this mark defining?: Not listed

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