J2358 : The Marquis of Downshire Memorial Monument, Hillsborough (4)
taken 6 years ago, near to Hillsborough, Northern Ireland
The Downshire Monument column, Hillsborough
A column of 130ft, topped by a statue of the Third Marquis of Downshire, in a field between the Monument Road and the Old Coach Road, Hillsborough. Erected in 1848 – the name of the sculptor does not seem to have been recorded. Listed as HB19/05/114.
A very prominent landmark, especially when travelling north along the main road.
- Grid Square
- J2358, 76 images (more nearby )
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- Image classification?
- Supplemental image
- Date Taken
- Saturday, 23 July, 2011 (more nearby)
- Saturday, 23 July, 2011
- Geographical Context
- Subject Location
Irish: J 237 581 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:27.4114N 6:5.5293W
- Camera Location
- Irish: J 238 581
- View Direction
- West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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