SH7683 : The Great Orme Summit Complex

taken 7 years ago, near to Gogarth, Conwy, Great Britain

The Great Orme Summit Complex
The Great Orme Summit Complex
The Summit Complex was originally built in the 20th century as a nine bedroom Hotel. The R.A.F. purchased the hotel in 1941, and it became a temporary radar-station. In 1952 a champion middleweight boxer named Randolph Turpin became the licensee until 1961. The Llandudno Urban Council bought him out when he got into financial difficulties with the Inland Revenue. He ended his life with a single bullet in 1966.
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SH7683, 322 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Sport, Leisure 
Place (from Tags)
Llandudno  Great Orme 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7664 8334 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.9528N 3:51.2358W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7661 8332
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Great Orme Summit Complex  Cafe  Cafe/restaurant 

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