SO0506 : Trevithick Monument, Merthyr Tydfil

taken 11 years ago, near to Merthyr Tydfil/Merthyr Tudful, Great Britain

Trevithick Monument, Merthyr Tydfil
Trevithick Monument, Merthyr Tydfil
The monument is located on the corner of Penydarren Road and Penyard Road.
It is a miniature replica of the first steam locomotive to run on rails, built by Richard Trevithick. On its first run in 1804, it traversed the spot on which this monument stands.

Link to the full text on the monument.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 21 April, 2010   (more nearby)
Monday, 26 April, 2010
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 051 067 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.0556N 3:22.5683W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 051 067
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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