SV9416 : The Daymark on St Martin's

taken 6 years ago, near to Higher Town, Isles of Scilly, Great Britain

The Daymark on St Martin's
The Daymark on St Martin's
This large structure was built to aid navigation, as it could be seen from many parts of the archipelago of the Scillies. It was never a lighthouse (there wasn't one on St Martin's), hence its description as a 'daymark'. But to modern eyes it looks as if it is about to launch into space!
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 May, 2013
Geographical Context
Islands 
Island (from Tags)
St Martins 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SV 9418 1610 [10m precision]
WGS84: 49:57.9920N 6:15.9700W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SV 9423 1603
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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