Essex cast iron guideposts in the

HARLOW DISTRICT

Harlow, the smallest local authority in area within Essex.  A greater part of the authority's area is taken by Harlow New Town, which may be expanded if plans to develop the M11 corridor towards Stansted take place.  Just one cast iron post found by Colleen Morrison is known to survive in the district.

exha01.jpg (98581 bytes) Location:  Mulberry Green, Old Harlow NGR:  TL 4771 1157 Date:  September 2004
Manufacturer:  Maldon Iron Works.
Details:  Maldon Iron Works post with two of the original 10 inch arms and semicircular "parish plate" finial plus two later (post-1964 type) arms. Credit: Colleen Morrison

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