TF1392 : Fire over England

taken 10 years ago, near to Walesby, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Fire over England
Fire over England
This beacon by All Saints' church at Walesby was erected in July 1988 and lit on 19th July 1988 as part of the beacon chain to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the sighting of the Great Spanish Armada.

It is a replica of those lit in 1588 to alert the local militia to the arrival of the Spanish invasion fleet.
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TF1392, 152 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 January, 2008
Category
Beacon   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 137 923 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.9421N 0:17.3994W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 138 924
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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