Milepost 28 / 64 is by Bridge 55
|S27PB65 Kings Bromley Wharf||Milepost Index||S29PB63 Handsacre|
This is a replacement milepost.
|Being installed (photo © Steven Bates)||Brain and Mora Jones at the unveiling|
This replacement post was then vandalised and had to be repaired.
|1983 replacement post newly planted||Vandalised Post (top cut off and painted)|
The plaque was also vandalised. Sadly it was decided that the replacement for the vandalised plaque would be sited at Fradley Junction for safety (alongside the plaque for the replacement milepost at Fradley Junction). The wording of the new plaque was changed slightly :-
THIS MILEPOST WAS DONATED
THE MILEPOST EAST OF HANDSACRE
|Vandalised plaque||New plaque at Fradley Junction|
By 2017 the repaired milepost was looking a bit sorry for itself (but was still complete!) ( photo ©Roger Evans)
Page last updated July 2020 (tidied January 2021)
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