NZ3769 : Collingwood Monument

taken 13 years ago, near to Tynemouth, North Tyneside, England

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Collingwood Monument
Collingwood Monument
The giant memorial to Lord Collingwood (LinkExternal link ), Nelson's second-in-command at Trafalgar, who completed the victory after Nelson was killed.

Erected in 1845, the huge statue dominates the entrance to the Tyne estuary. It is seen here from the castle on Pen Bal Crag. The monument is Grade II*-listed (Historic England List Entry Number: 1355011 LinkExternal link ).

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Collingwood Monument [39] · Entrance [18] · Pen Bal Crag [15] · Listed Historic England List Entry Number [4] Title Clusters: · Collingwood Monument [3] ·
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David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 20 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 27 June, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3718 6907 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:0.8879N 1:25.2066W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3722 6936
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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