SX8786 : Haldon Belvedere

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

Haldon Belvedere
Haldon Belvedere
Also known as Lawrence Castle, and built in 1788 by Sir Robert Palk to commemorate General Stringer Lawrence. The triangular tower is a major landmark in South Devon, visible for miles (eg SX8181 : North-east of Shaptor and SY1296 : Raxhayes Farm from Westgate Hill ), and more visible since being restored and painted some years ago. View from the east. See also SX8786 : Lawrence Castle / Haldon Belvedere and LinkExternal link .
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SX8786, 33 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 31 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 1 April, 2006
Category
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 875 861 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:39.8202N 3:35.5881W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 876 861
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Memorial Tower  Listed Building  Triangular Structure  Heathland  Tree 

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