SV9112 : Corsican Tower, Telegraph

taken 12 years ago, near to Maypole, Isles of Scilly, Great Britain

Corsican Tower, Telegraph
Corsican Tower, Telegraph
Built 1814 and the site of an "optical telegraph" using semaphore to communicate with the mainland - see LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) - also the highest point on St. Mary's.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 31 October, 2005
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Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SV 912 120 [100m precision]
WGS84: 49:55.6937N 6:18.2589W
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