TA0928 : Hull Solar Gate

taken 1 month ago, near to Kingston Upon Hull, Great Britain

Hull Solar Gate
Hull Solar Gate
The Solar Gate is the white edifice, and is affectionately known as "The Cheese Grater". It has apertures which align with the sun at a specific date and time to illustrate one of the 16 commemorative discs.
Also visible in the image is Queens Gardens, sited on the location of Queen's Dock, previously "The Old Dock", the largest dock in the UK when it was opened in 1778. The relevant commemorative disc is illuminated at 14:15 on 22nd September.
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 February, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 February, 2019
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sculpture 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0979 2885 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:44.6685N 0:20.2032W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0975 2883
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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