SJ3288 : Memorial to King Edward VII, Birkenhead

taken 11 years ago, near to Birkenhead, Wirral, Great Britain

Memorial to King Edward VII, Birkenhead
Memorial to King Edward VII, Birkenhead
This is on the roundabout by Birkenhead Central railway station. There is interesting information on Edward VII (eldest son of Queen Victoria) at LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) and more information on the monument can be found at LinkExternal link .
The inscription on the monument reads "KING EDWARD VII MEMORIAL A.D. 1901 - 1910 ERECTED BY PUBLIC CONTRIBUTIONS. ARTHUR W. WILLMER MAYOR A.D. 1911"
The period 1901-1910 refers to his years of reign.
The monument is also used as a meeting place for Goths and Moshers.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 January, 2007   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 23 January, 2007
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Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 322 885 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:23.3380N 3:1.2547W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 322 885
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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