H6733 : The Dawson Monument in Church Square, Monaghan

near to Monaghan, Milltown, Cortolym Bridge and Rossmore, Monaghan, Ireland

The Dawson Monument in Church Square, Monaghan
The Dawson Monument in Church Square, Monaghan
The obelisk - the Dawson Monument - commemorates Colonel Dawson, a local landowner who died at the battle of Inkerman in 1854. The IRA had a go at it in 1974 but failed to dislodge it.
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2012
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 October, 2012
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  People, Events 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! H 671 337 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:14.8782N 6:58.2376W
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Irish: geotagged! H 671 337
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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