Cambridge 2000: Parker's Piece: Reality Checkpoint

Description: Parker's Piece: Reality Checkpoint
Date built: 1894
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Date photograph taken: 26 Feb 2000 (Alternative map: Google map)

Halfway across Parker's Piece, walking or cycling from the university towards the Mill Road end of the city, one comes across this lamp post, said to be the dividing line between gown and town. It is also reputed to have been the first electric street light in Cambridge.

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