SW8132 : The Killigrew Monument Falmouth

taken 4 years ago, near to Falmouth, Cornwall, Great Britain

The Killigrew Monument Falmouth
The Killigrew Monument Falmouth
The Killigrew monument of the famous Killigrew family in Arwenack Street Falmouth (Aberfal)

Martin Lister Killigrew left instructions to erect the Killigrew Monument or Pyramid in 1737, he insisted that there should be no inscription, not even a date. The cost of the pyramid was 455 15s. 6d. It is formed of blocks of granite and is 44 feet high and 14 feet wide at its base.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
County (from Tags)
Cornwall 
Place (from Tags)
Falmouth 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 8126 3233 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:9.0352N 5:3.7955W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 8127 3232
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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