TA0488 : The Grand Hotel

near to Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

The Grand Hotel
The Grand Hotel
The Grand Hotel in Scarborough is one of the town's landmarks. Located in the town centre, the Grand Scarborough Hotel takes pride of place overlooking the town's harbour and South Bay.
Built in 1863 as one of Europe's first purpose built hotels, The Grand Scarborough Hotel boasts superb architecture with the design rumoured to be based on the theme of time. Four towers represent the seasons, 12 floors represent the months, 52 chimneys to represent the weeks and originally 365 bedrooms to represent the days of the year.
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Saturday, 3 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 22 May, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! TA 044 884 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:16.8458N 0:23.8607W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TA 045 882
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