SE6051 : Clifford's Tower

near to York, Great Britain

Clifford's Tower
Clifford's Tower
Sightseeing tour bus at Clifford's Tower on Tower Street, York. The bus appears to be empty but then the picture was taken in early November.

Rebuilt in stone by Henry III in the 13th century after two earlier wooden keeps were both burned to the ground, Clifford's Tower takes its name from Roger de Clifford was executed for treason against Edward II and hanged in chains from the tower walls in 1322.
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2007
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Friday, 9 November, 2007   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 10 November, 2007
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Tower   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 604 514 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.3587N 1:4.8071W
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