LocationEngland
LB Greenwich
Greenwich (SE10)
Chesterfield Walk
Distance (S) from Greenwich
OS map detailsOS Explorer: 161 or 162
OS grid refTQ 38897.76792
(538897,176792)
WGS84 lat/long51.473049, -0.001509
TypePlaque (wall)
Marking date1975? (relocated 1984)
AccessUnrestricted
Greenwich Meridian Marker; England; LB Greenwich; Greenwich (SE10)
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One of three similar plaques located immediately to the north and south of Greenwich Park. This one (and one other) faces south and has east marked on the right and west on the left. The one facing north has the east and west markings reversed.

In 1984, at the time of the Meridian’s ‘centenary’, one of the marks to the south was found to have been mounted in error about six metres to the east of the Airy Meridian. Given the circumstances, it seems likely that this mark too was originally mispositioned.