NZ3354 : Climbing up to the Penshaw Monument

taken 2 years ago, near to Penshaw, Sunderland, Great Britain

Climbing up to the Penshaw Monument
Climbing up to the Penshaw Monument
A folly built in 1844 dedicated to John George Lambton, 1st Earl of Durham. The monument, a half-sized replica of the Temple of Hephaestus in Athens, is sited at the top of this 446' hill and dominates the local landscape. It was gifted to the National Trust by the 5th Earl of Durham in 1939.
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Date Taken
Friday, 23 March, 2018   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 27 March, 2018
Geographical Context
Paths  Park and Public Gardens 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3341 5429 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:52.9352N 1:28.8466W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3348 5426
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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National Trust  Monument 

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