SK7953 : Castlegate

taken 5 years ago, near to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

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Early 19th century buildings and the Corn Exchange Link on Castlegate
Former Corn Exchange, Newark-on-Trent
The former corn exchange at Newark-on-Trent is a Grade II listed building (English Heritage ID:384947 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings). A datestone in the centre of the parapet above the doors, carries the date 1847 in (Roman numerals MDCCCXLVII).

The building has a central, square tower with pilastered corners and pedimented gable, topped with an octagonal dome with finial. On each face a blank dial draped with a sheaf. Life-size supporting figures of Agriculture and Commerce sit either side of the tower.
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 December, 2014   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 31 December, 2014
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Former (from Tags)
Corn Exchange 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7964 5394 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.6056N 0:48.7591W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7966 5395
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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