2011

SP2069 : War memorial, Rowington churchyard

taken 13 years ago, near to Rowington, Warwickshire, England

War memorial, Rowington churchyard
War memorial, Rowington churchyard
The slender obelisk of Portland stone is sited in the northwest corner of the churchyard of St Laurence.
Rowington

According to Douglas Hickman's 'Warwickshire' (1979), Rowington was "an early clearing in the Forest of Arden, and a parish in late Saxon times. Spared the fate of Claverdon by Birmingham's green belt, Rowington seems untouched by the 20th century."


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Geographical Context: Lowlands Village, Rural settlement Religious sites People, Events Stone: Portland Stone other tags: Church Yard Church (Church of England) War Memorial Poppy Wreaths Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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SP2069, 68 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Robin Stott   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 20 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 6 July, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2035 6929 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:19.2802N 1:42.1716W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2033 6930
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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