Prime Meridian Marker: Meridian Square
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OrientGeo
N 51° 32.506 W 000° 00.117
30U E 707891 N 5714335
Quick Description: Prime Meridian Marker in Meridian Square, Stratford.
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/20/2020 9:30:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM13E23
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Meridian Square is a large public space lying between Stratford Station, Stratford Bus Station and Stratford Centre. It was redeveloped into its current format in the run-up to the London Olympic Games in 2012.

This redevelopment included the marking here of the line of the Greenwich Meridian. There is a 100 foot long brass strip in 36 sections plus a plate bearing the words 'Meridian Line 0° 0' 0" E'.

It should be noted that the line is indicative rather than precise. In reality, the precise line of the Meridian runs along the other side of Great Eastern Road.
Co-ordinates in OSGB datum: N 51° 32.503 W 000° 00.122

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