NY2647 : Highmoor Tower, Wigton

taken 12 years ago, near to Wigton, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Highmoor Tower, Wigton
Highmoor Tower, Wigton
Built in 1885 by Edwin and Henry Banks to house a clock, carillon and "Big Joe",large bell. The carillon played a different tune every day and a hymn on Sundays. The tower stands on the North side of Highmoor Mansion, the Banks' family home, now flats.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 18 February, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 264 476 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:49.0910N 3:8.8145W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 262 476
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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