SY6873 : The Chiswell Earthworks sculpture, West Weares, near Chiswell, Portland

taken 11 months ago, near to Fortuneswell, Dorset, Great Britain

The Chiswell Earthworks sculpture, West Weares, near Chiswell, Portland
The Chiswell Earthworks sculpture, West Weares, near Chiswell, Portland
Essentially the sculpture consists of shallow terraces of local stone on a grassy slope. What occasioned it, what the concept was, and how it was built are explained on an information board on the Promenade: SY6873 : Information about the West Weares, near Chiswell, Portland; see the 'Art in the Environment' box, lower left. Also in view: the south end of Chesil Beach or Bank, and the popular 'Quiddles' café and seafood restaurant.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 8 August, 2018
Geographical Context
Arts and Culture  Coastal  Village, Rural settlement 
Place (from Tags)
Chiswell 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6843 7315 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:33.4348N 2:26.8217W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6843 7313
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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