SE9930 : Raywell House

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Swanland, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Raywell House
Raywell House
Looking north from the bridleway near Constantine Wood. Raywell House was built in 1803 for local Member of Parliament Daniel Sykes (1766-1832), an anti-slavery campaigner and friend of William Wilberforce. Raywell later became the Fairfield Sanatorium, a farm colony for convalescent or chronic TB cases, from November 1919 until December 1976 when its functions were transferred to York District Hospital. Raywell became an expedition and field studies centre for a while but has recently been converted into apartments.
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Date Taken
Monday, 2 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Monday, 2 March, 2009
Country house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 991 307 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.8046N 0:29.8617W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 991 305
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