EAW003714 ENGLAND (1947). The River Great Ouse in flood around Mill Meadows and the Fenlake Meadows, Bedford, from the west, 1947

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Title [EAW003714] The River Great Ouse in flood around Mill Meadows and the Fenlake Meadows, Bedford, from the west, 1947
Reference EAW003714
Date 18-March-1947
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Place name BEDFORD
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Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 505587, 249521
Longitude / Latitude -0.45717769253814, 52.133479853745
National Grid Reference TL056495

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Cornerstone Of Freedom Plaque. The attached photo was taken on the 20th December 2013. Although this stone & plaque has been in the flower bed opposite The Embankment Hotel since 1948, not many people know it is there (including me until a few years ago). The inscription reads: THIS CORNERSTONE OF FREEDOM PRESENTED JUNE 17 1948 AT BEDFORD, INDIANA, USA THE STONE CITY OF THE WORLD. Great Britain TO THE PEOPLE OF GREAT BRITAIN FROM THE PEOPLE OF INDIANA ON THE OCCASION OF THE ONE HUNDRETH ANNIVERSARY OF INDIANA LIMESTONE AS A SYMBOL OF FRIENDSHIP AND SOLIDARITY. PRESENTED BY INDIANA LIMESTONE COMPANY, INC.

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Friday 20th of December 2013 06:33:20 PM
War Memorial. The attached photo was taken on the 20th December 2013. For details of the memorial see www.roll-of-honour.com/Bedfordshire/BedfordWarMemorialEmbankment.html.

melgibbs
Friday 20th of December 2013 06:23:35 PM
Bridge over the old River Great Ouse.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:52:15 AM
The Bandstand.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:51:25 AM
Dame Alice Harpur School for girls.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:50:51 AM

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:50:04 AM

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:49:26 AM
The railway line from Bedford to Hitchin.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:48:28 AM
Hangar 1 at RAF Cardington.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:47:44 AM
Eastcotts Road.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:47:02 AM

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:46:06 AM
Nicholls Road.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:45:36 AM
Houses in Fenlake Road.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:44:54 AM
Cardington Road.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:43:56 AM
The east-west railway line from Bedford to Sandy.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:43:10 AM
The Embankment Gardens.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:42:05 AM

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:41:26 AM
The Suspension Bridge over the River Great Ouse.

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Saturday 24th of August 2013 09:40:17 AM