NU0500 : Sharpe's Tower

taken 12 years ago, near to Whitton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Sharpe's Tower
Sharpe's Tower
This tower, close to Whitton, was erected by Archdeacon Thomas Sharp in the mid 18th Century. It was used as an observatory but its main purpose was to provide work for local builders.
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NU0500, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 December, 2005   (more nearby)
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Monday, 12 December, 2005
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Tower   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 05783 00940 [1m precision]
WGS84: 55:18.1517N 1:54.6275W
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