2016

NZ2464 : Newcastle-on-Tyne, Grey's Monument

taken 8 years ago, near to Gateshead, England

Newcastle-on-Tyne, Grey's Monument
Newcastle-on-Tyne, Grey's Monument
Grey's Monument is a Grade I listed monument (English Heritage List Entry Number: 1329931 LinkExternal link Heritage Gateway) to Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey LinkExternal link . It was erected in 1838 to acclaim Earl Grey for the passing of the Great Reform Act of 1832. The monument, which stands at the head of Grey Street, consists of a statue of Lord Grey standing on a 130-foot column.

See also NZ2464 : Grey's Monument Inscription.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Street [1109] · Grade II Listed [281] · Grey Street [192] Other Photos: · Grey's Monument Inscription ·
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NZ2464, 2467 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 March, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 29 March, 2016
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 248 644 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.4213N 1:36.7901W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 248 643
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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