London Stone

Former limit of the City of London's control of the Thames
River Thames, River Park Avenue, Runnymede TW18 3AQ, United Kingdom
 
London Stone is a minor waterways place on the River Thames (below Oxford) between Runnymede Motorway Bridge (Alongside is the Lutyens bridge carrying the A30 Staines By-pass.) (4½ furlongs to the west) and Thames - Wey Junction (Junction of the River Thames and the River Wey. Weybridge town centre nearby.) (6 miles and ½ furlongs and 3 locks to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Runnymede Motorway Bridge is Hollyhock Island; 1¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Thames - Wey Junction is Church Island; ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Sainsbury's supermarkets (¾ furlongs away)

 
Church Island near Staines Road Bridge
Copyright: Dave Futcher
Taken: 2 May 2010

This is Church Island just past Staines Bridge on the way to Bell Weir Lock. The boat permanently moored there is Merganser V. What a great new home she has.

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London Stone is a historic landmark housed at 111 Cannon Street in the City of London. It is an irregular block of oolitic limestone measuring 53 × 43 × 30 cm (21 × 17 × 12"), the remnant of a once much larger object that had stood for many centuries on the south side of the street.

The name "London Stone" was first recorded around the year 1100. The date and original purpose of the Stone are unknown, although it is possibly of Roman origin, and there has been interest and speculation about it since at least the 16th century. There are modern claims that it was formerly an object of veneration, or has some occult significance. These assertions, however, are completely unsubstantiated.

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Information retrieved Tuesday 2 July 2019 at 8:50
Public Swimming Pool
  • Egham Orbit (GymPhysical Fitness Center, Health Spa)
    Vicarage Road, Egham, TW20 8NL — 1385 yards to the west.
Pub
Family Style Restaurant
  • Gourmet Burger Kitchen (Fast Food Restaurant, American Restaurant)
    Two Rivers Shopping Centre, Norris Road, Unit SUH, Staines, TW18 4UP — 876 yards to the east.
Pizza Place
  • Pizza Express
    1216 Clarence Street, Staines, TW18 4SP — 592 yards to the east.
  • Pizza Hut Staines Two Rivers (Fast Food Restaurant)
    Two Rivers Retail Park Unit T5, Staines, TW18 4BL — 759 yards to the east.
Coffee Shop
  • Costa Coffee
    Two Rivers Retail Park, Staines, TW18 4WB — 811 yards to the east.
  • Pret A Manger (Sandwich Shop)
    Two Rivers Shopping Centre, Unit SUK2, London, TW18 4UP — 895 yards to the east.
Hotel Resort
Tea Room
  • The Little Green Boat Company
    The Little Green Boat Company, The Riverside Kiosk, Lammas Recreation Park, Staines, United Kingdom, TW18 4UA, Staines, TW184XZ — 60 yards to the north.
Home Decor
  • Eaton Square (Carpet & Flooring Store, Interior Design Studio)
    London — 444 yards to the east.
Train Station
Italian Restaurant
  • Prezzo
    Unit T7A Two Rivers Retail Park, Mustard Mill, Staines, TW18 4WB — 757 yards to the east.
City
Landmark & Historical Place
Restaurant
  • Tgi Friday Staines
    Unit 45, Two Rivers Shopping Centre, Staines, TW18 4BL — 663 yards to the east.
  • TGI Fridays
    Unit 45, Two Rivers Shopping Centre, Staines, TW184 — 668 yards to the east.
  • Slug & Lettuce Staines (Cocktail Bar, Beer Garden)
    Thames Edge, 15-18 Clarence Street, Staines, TW18 4SU — 560 yards to the southeast.
  • Sushi Nara
    Staines, TW18 4 — 702 yards to the east.
  • wagamama
    mustard mill road, Staines, TW18 4WB — 838 yards to the east.
Energy Company
  • British Gas
    Lakeside, 30 The Causeway, Staines, TW18 3BY — 344 yards to the southwest.
River
American Restaurant
  • Frankie & Benny's (Family Style Restaurant, Italian Restaurant)
    Hale Street, Staines, TW18 4UW — 581 yards to the east.
  • Limeyard
    Two Rivers Shopping Center, Two Rivers Retail Park, Norris road, Staines, TW18 4UP — 770 yards to the east.
Street
Internet Cafe
Amusement & Theme Park
Local Business
Parking Garage Lot
Bridge
  • Staines Bridge (Landmark & Historical Place)
    Staines — 510 yards to the southeast.
Hotel
Caribbean Restaurant
  • Turtle Bay (Cocktail Bar)
    24-26 High Street, Staines, TW18 4EE — 756 yards to the east.
Playground
South African Restaurant
  • Nando's Staines
    Two Rivers, Mustard Mill Rd Unit S8, Staines, TW18 4BL — 711 yards to the east.
Sports Club
  • Staines Boat Club (Landmark & Historical Place, Sports Team)
    Staines — 866 yards to the southeast.
Movie Theater
  • Vue
    Mustard Mill Road, Staines, TW18 4BL — 651 yards to the east.
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • PureGym Staines (Sports & Fitness Instruction)
    Two Rivers Shopping Centre Mustard Mill Rd, Staines, TW184 — 831 yards to the east.
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Information retrieved Friday 21 June 2019 at 19:22