SZ2796 : Sway Tower

near to Hordle, Hampshire, Great Britain

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
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Monday, 22 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 22 May, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 2797 9674 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.1746N 1:36.2840W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 278 967
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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