SX9280 : Obelisk at Mamhead Point

taken 12 years ago, near to Ashcombe, Devon, Great Britain

Obelisk at Mamhead Point
Obelisk at Mamhead Point
The portland stone obelisk was built by Thomas Balle in 1742. It was built to be visible to mariners - it is a pity that it is now back in the fringes of the wood. It stands at a notable viewpoint SX9280 : Mamhead Point, view to the Exe and Dawlish
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Thursday, 9 February, 2006   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 12 February, 2006
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Monument > Obelisk   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 925 807 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.9643N 3:31.2509W
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