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Imperial Standards of Length

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
1. Imperial Standards of Length Marker
Inscription.
Imperial Standards of Length
Placed on this Site by the
Standards Department of the Board of Trade
By the Permission of the Commissioners of
Her Majestyís Works and Public Buildings
MDCCCLXXXVI

( small plaque )
Imperial Standards of Length at
62į Fahrenheit

 
Erected 1886 by Standards Department of the Board of Trade.
 
Location. 51° 30.502′ N, 0° 7.659′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Cockspur Street and Whitehall, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in Trafalgar Square. Marker is in this post office area: City of Westminster, England WC2N 5DN, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major General Sir Henry Havelock (within shouting distance of this marker); Nelsonís Column (within shouting distance of this marker); The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist (within shouting distance of this marker); Trafalgar Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles James Napier (about
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By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
2. Imperial Standards of Length Marker
90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Boys of St. Martinís School (about 90 meters away); John Law Baker Memorial (about 120 meters away); Edith Cavell Memorial (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Imperial Standards of Length Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 1, 2018
3. Imperial Standards of Length Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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