NZ9505 : Millennium Sculpture, Robin Hood's Bay

taken 6 months ago, near to Robin Hood's Bay, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Millennium Sculpture, Robin Hood's Bay
Millennium Sculpture, Robin Hood's Bay
Mystery seems to surround the sculpture erected in 2000 at the top of the bank in Robin Hood's Bay - both as to the identity of the sculptor, and to what the sculpture is all about. Some people have nicknamed it the "Kraken", a legendary sea monster of giant size that is said to dwell off the coasts of Norway and Greenland. My own interpretation is that it is a globe surmounted by a head or possibly a crown, the whole resting on the back of a basking shark which is also a cellar.
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  People, Events 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sculpture 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 9518 0521 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:26.0045N 0:32.0511W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 95160 05199
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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