SO5139 : Shire Hall, St. Peter's Square

taken 8 years ago, near to Hereford, Herefordshire, Great Britain

Shire Hall, St. Peter's Square
Shire Hall, St. Peter's Square
The Herefordshire Council usually hold their meetings in this building. It also contains courts and associated offices, is a concert venue and can host other functions. It was built around 1817 on the site of the former main county gaol. It is reputed to be haunted and its construction caused the demolition of two old Hereford pubs, The Flower Pot Tavern, and The Catherine Wheel. Fortunately the city still has plenty of other pubs left. The statue in front is that of Sir George Cornewall Lewis:- SO5139 : Statue of Sir George Cornewall Lewis.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 January, 2010
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Municipal building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 512 399 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:3.3464N 2:42.7701W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 511 399
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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