TL1690 : The Eagle at Norman Cross

taken 9 years ago, near to Norman Cross, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

The Eagle at Norman Cross
The Eagle at Norman Cross
Erected in 1914 as a memorial to French prisoners of war who died here during the Napoleonic wars, the eagle was stolen in 1990 then the column was re-erected and repositioned to accommodate the new A1, with a new eagle, sculpted by John Doubleday.
The field housing the prisoner of war camp for Napoleon's soldiers and sailors lies next to the monument.
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TL1690, 39 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 14 May, 2009
Category
Statues   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 161 909 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:30.2345N 0:17.4228W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 160 908
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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