SX9192 : Custom House, Exeter Quay

taken 3 years ago, near to Exeter, Devon, Great Britain

Custom House, Exeter Quay
Custom House, Exeter Quay
Built in 1680 for the Port of Exeter, whose jurisdiction covered a stretch of coast from the Devon/Dorset border to Teignmouth.
Full history on LinkExternal link including the story of the "Russian" cannons in front.
Nothing about the contraption in the foreground though.
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SX9192, 1285 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 August, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 September, 2016
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9197 9214 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.1288N 3:31.9008W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9196 9213
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Old Custom House 

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