NY3701 : Wray Castle

taken 13 years ago, near to High Wray, Cumbria, England

This is 1 of 14 images, with title Wray Castle in this square
Wray Castle
Wray Castle
In the care of the National Trust. The ground floor is currently open for visitors.
This mansion was built in 1840-7 for Dr James Dawson, a retired surgeon from Liverpool, using his wife's money. According to Beatrix Potter, the architect J.J. Lightfoot, killed himself with drinking before the house was finished.

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Geographical Context: Housing, Dwellings Country estates other tags: Mansion National Trust Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Grounds of Wray Castle [19] · Ground Floor [4] · Retired Surgeon from Liverpool [4] Title Clusters: · Wray Castle [14] ·
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NY3701, 188 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Ian Taylor   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 17 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 21 July, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3748 0101 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:24.0419N 2:57.8728W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3745 0102
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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