SZ0891 : Bournemouth: looking down on Bourne Avenue and Richmond Hill

taken 7 years ago, near to Bournemouth, Great Britain

Bournemouth: looking down on Bourne Avenue and Richmond Hill
Bournemouth: looking down on Bourne Avenue and Richmond Hill
From the 500-foot vantage point of SZ0891 : Bournemouth: the tethered balloon, we look down on the heart of the town:

The roads chiefly visible are Bourne Avenue (bottom left, hugging the Central Gardens) and Richmond Hill (right), which converge at SZ0891 : Bournemouth: The Square just out of picture, bottom. Notable landmarks visible include:

SZ0891 : Bournemouth: the cenotaph – the cenotaph is in the Gardens on the far left, partly obscured by trees;
SZ0891 : Bournemouth: Town Hall – the Town Hall's frontage behind its horseshoe-shaped car park, left
SZ0891 : Bournemouth: Richmond Hill St. Andrew’s United Reformed Church – the spire immediately to the Town Hall's right;
SZ0891 : Bournemouth: parish church of St. Stephen – the tower just top-right of the United Reformed Church;
SZ0891 : Bournemouth: Norfolk Royale Hotel – the pink frontage facing Richmond Hill, centre right;
above it, SZ0891 : Bournemouth: Portman House is possibly Bournemouth's most prominent office building, originally headquarters of the Portman building society, now subsumed by the Nationwide;
SZ0891 : Richmond Gate just above Portman House and partly obscured by it;
and the Catholic church towards the bottom right – see SZ0891 : Bournemouth: Sacred Heart church and the balloon.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 June, 2010
Category
Town   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 086 913 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.2758N 1:52.7722W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 087 910
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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