SK2673 : Wellington's Monument

taken 14 years ago, near to Baslow, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Wellington's Monument
Wellington's Monument
Wellington's monument can be found on Baslow edge, standing high above the village of Baslow. It is dedicated to the Duke of Wellington and is a celebration of his victory at the battle of Waterloo in 1815. It was erected by a local army man called Dr Wrench, who felt the need to counterbalance the memorial dedicated to Admiral Nelson on nearby Birchen Edge.
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SK2673, 77 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 February, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 20 October, 2005
Category
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 264 737 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:15.5790N 1:36.3426W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 263 737
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