SP3065 : View over Warwick to Leamington

taken 8 years ago, near to Old Milverton, Warwickshire, Great Britain

View over Warwick to Leamington
View over Warwick to Leamington
This is the 2011 equivalent of a 1986 Domesday photo: D-block GB-428000-264000/picture/1. The viewpoint is the tower of St Mary's Church.
In the lower right corner of the Domesday photo is a block of flats in the St John's Court development; in the 2011 photo it is halfway up the right-hand edge. In the foreground are several buildings that are part of King's High School for Girls, arranged on each side of Chapel Street. The line of Priory Road is just beyond it running down to St John's. In both photos Coten End can be seen, on the right here, continuing east as Emscote Road. The grey-roofed building is a branch of Homebase which in 1986 had only just been converted from a plastics factory into a branch of Do It All DIY. The line of trees above centre follows the railway. The long low building top centre is a branch of Jewson's, the builders merchant, just in Leamington. Above it is the tower of St Mark's Church, Rugby Road. On the skyline to the right is Eden Court, built as a block of council flats and visible for miles.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Place (from Tags)
Warwick 
Near (from Tags)
Leamington Spa 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 302 659 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:17.4246N 1:33.5192W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2817 6497
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Urban View  Domesday Reloaded 

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