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Oulton Ford - Stone, Staffordshire, England, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 52° 55.428 W 002° 09.061
30U E 557075 N 5864131
Quick Description: The ford is located on Wash Dale Lane at Oulton Heath, near Stone in Staffordshire.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/10/2018 9:26:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMXWYX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
Views: 2

Long Description:
The ford is located on Wash Dale Lane where it crosses the Downs Banks Brook, that flows into the River Trent at Meaford.

The ford is situated next to Downs Banks National Trust property. The road surface at the ford is paved with cobble stones. A wooden footbridge runs to one side to enable pedestrians to cross.

This ford is given a Grade 1 rating at the following website, that has graded various Fords from a photographic perspective from 1-5 with;
5 being the Best Photographically and must go and photograph
4 worth visiting and definitely should be visited if you are passing
3 wouldn't consider doing a special trip, but worth visiting when passing
2 if passing take a look
1 being not very interesting and in most cases only a puddle or no water to be seen during summer months.
Source: (visit link) (visit link)

The ford is marked on the ordnance survey map at ref: SJ7899363 (visit link)
Type of roadway? (Paved, Gravel, Dirt, Other?): Paved

Name of Roadway if known?: Wash Dale Lane

Name of Body of Water if known?: Downs Banks Brook

If other than explain...: Not listed

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