SZ0099 : Quarter Jack, Wimborne Minster

taken 7 years ago, near to Wimborne Minster, Dorset, Great Britain

Quarter Jack, Wimborne Minster
Quarter Jack, Wimborne Minster
Mechanical figure on the outside of the West Tower. It strikes the bells each quarter hour. Originally the model figure was of a monk but this was replaced by a LinkExternal link Guardsman during the Napoleonic War.

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Date Taken
Friday, 13 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Wimborne Minster 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0091 9993 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:47.9358N 1:59.3073W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0091 9996
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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