NU1702 : Nelson Memorial, Swarland

taken 9 years ago, near to Old Swarland, Northumberland, England

Nelson Memorial, Swarland
Nelson Memorial, Swarland
An obscure memorial dedicated to Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson. Situated beside the old A1 (now by-passed). Erected in 1807, two years after Nelson's death, by his friend Alexander Davison, who owned an estate centred around the now demolished Swarland Hall. It is а Grade II listed monument.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Nelson Memorial [6] · Davison's Obelisk [4] · Old Swarland [4] ·
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Date Taken
Friday, 17 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Sunday, 19 April, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 1745 0291 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:19.1974N 1:43.5943W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 17463 02906
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