TQ3203 : Royal Crescent

taken 9 years ago, near to Kemp Town, Brighton And Hove, Great Britain

Royal Crescent
Royal Crescent
The first real unified construction along the coast and the first facing the sea. Prior to that development tended to follow the old strip field patterns along streets on a north-south axis. Started in what was then isolated fields in 1798 it was completed in 1807. Royal Crescent Mansions to the right was originally a hotel but has been converted into flats. Famous residents include Sir Laurence Olivier who lived there between 1961 and 1979.
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TQ3203, 456 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 February, 2009
Category
Crescent   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 321 037 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.1040N 0:7.4969W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 322 037
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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