TA0967 : The Rudston Monolith

taken 10 years ago, near to Rudston, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

The Rudston Monolith
The Rudston Monolith
Rudston is famous for its Monolith. It is believed to be the tallest standing stone in England, weighing 40 tons and standing 25 feet tall with a similar length believed to be buried in the ground. It is 6' wide and 2' 3" wide at its base. The top is now covered with a metal cap to protect it from the elements.
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TA0967, 131 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 9 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 July, 2007
Geographical Context
Uplands  Village, Rural settlement  Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Place (from Tags)
Rudston 
Category
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 097 677 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:5.6426N 0:19.3843W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 097 677
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Monolith  Gravestones 

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