SW6225 : Monument north of Porthleven

taken 10 years ago, near to Porthleven, Cornwall, Great Britain

Monument north of Porthleven
Monument north of Porthleven
One of two monuments erected by Councillor Strike in March 1949 (for the other see SW6423 : Monument to HMS Anson, south end of Loe Bar ). This one reads: "THIS CROSS HAS BEEN ERECTED IN THE MEMORY OF THE MANY MARINERS DROWNED ON THIS PART OF THE COAST FROM TIME IMMEMORIAL AND BURIED ON THE CLIFFS HEREABOUT. ALSO TO COMMEMORATE THE PASSING OF THE "GRYLL'S" ACT OF 1808 SINCE WHEN BODIES CAST UP BY THE SEA HAVE BEEN LAID TO REST IN THE NEAREST CONSECRATED GROUND"
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 July, 2007
Category
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 624 257 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:5.0661N 5:19.3550W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 624 257
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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