SZ2796 : Sway Tower

taken 12 years ago, near to Hordle, Hampshire, Great Britain

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Sway Tower
Sway Tower
The tower was built by eccentric Yorkshireman Andrew Peterson in 1879. It is 218 feet tall and built of unreinforced concrete. There are nearly 400 steps in the spiral staircase seen on the left side in the photo. More information at LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 22 May, 2006
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 2797 9674 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.1746N 1:36.2840W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 278 967
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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