SP5106 : The Sheldonian Theatre

taken 1 year ago, near to Oxford, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

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The Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre, was built from 1664 to 1668 after a design by Christopher Wren for the University of Oxford. The building is named after Gilbert Sheldon, chancellor of the university at the time and the project's main financial backer. It is used for music concerts, lectures and university ceremonies.
The building is Grade I listed. LinkExternal link
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Grade I & A listed buildings and structures
Grade I listed buildings and structures are of exceptional importance and even internationally important. There are over 6000 in the country. Only 2.5% of listed buildings are Grade I listed.
In Scotland the classification is A
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5151 0644 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.2574N 1:15.3105W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5149 0646
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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