SD7716 : View from the top

taken 12 years ago, near to Ramsbottom, Bury, Great Britain

View from the top
View from the top
View from on the top of the 128 ft Peel Tower facing south showing the single track road that leads up from Holcombe village. Archive LinkExternal link
The 128 ft Peel Tower is a memorial to Sir Robert Peel the founder of the modern police force as we know it today.
The tower occupies a prominent position on Holcombe Hill 1100 feet (335 metres) above sea level.
A public subscription provided the 1,000 needed to build the tower in 1852
SD7716 : Peel Tower
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 October, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 October, 2006
Category
Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 777 163 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.5639N 2:20.3271W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 777 163
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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