Cheshire Plains View - Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 53° 07.519 W 002° 11.905
30U E 553638 N 5886511
Quick Description: This is a small roadside viewpoint with parking and magnificent views over the Cheshire Plain.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/14/2017 6:32:28 AM
Waymark Code: WMWCKW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
This roadside view point is located on Congleton Road near the junction with Mow Lane and about a mile from Mow Cop.

There is an orientation table situated to the side of a layby. The square stainless steel plate is mounted on a stone pillar and was placed there by the Rotary Club of Biddulph to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Rotary International 1905 - 1980

There are magnificent views over the Cheshire Plain from this location. The engraved plate shows the direction and distance of places in Cheshire and Lancashire to the north, Staffordshire to the south, Derbyshire to the east and Shropshire to the west.

This location is on the Gritstone Trail on the section between Timbersbrook and Kidsgrove on the ridge near to Mow Cop. There are also a number of smaller car parking places along the road towards Mow Cop. (visit link) (visit link)
Describe - Highway or Road number: Congleton Road

Closest town or city: Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent.

Number of parking spots available: 10

Winter View: yes

Summer View: yes

Year around access ?: yes

Comfort station on site: no

Is a photo of an "Information Sign"included?: No

Name if a website describes this location.: Not listed

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    Mike_bjm visited Cheshire Plains View  -  Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. 7/5/2017 Mike_bjm visited it