SD2187 : Broughton Tower

taken 6 years ago, near to Broughton in Furness, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Broughton Tower
Broughton Tower
Was originally a C14th pele tower. Became Broughton Tower Special School run by Lancashire County Council for delicate children, mainly asthmatics. Later for more challenging children. Sold by LCC and became apartments and later a private house. The land is privately owned but there is a footpath to the rear of the building that gives good views of the original structure. The present owners have done an excellent job in preserving the building.
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SD2187, 74 images   (more nearby search)
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Contributed by
John Tomlinson   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
March 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 22 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Country estates 
Primary Subject of Photo
Tower 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 213 879 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:16.8509N 3:12.5329W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 213 878
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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