SX4554 : Column, Ker Street, Plymouth

taken 5 years ago, near to Torpoint, Cornwall, Great Britain

Column, Ker Street, Plymouth
Column, Ker Street, Plymouth
A monumental Greek Doric column, one of only three of John Foulston's civic buildings to have survived. Dating from 1821-24, "they deserve to be cherished, for they are among the most remarkable of their date". It is unfortunate therefore that they now stand "pathetically isolated amid drab post-war reconstruction". Grade I listed.
Beyond is Tamar House, one of three 1963 point blocks by Wakeford, Jerram & Harris.
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Date Taken
Monday, 16 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 October, 2019
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe 
Primary Subject of Photo
Monument 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4531 5440 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:22.1468N 4:10.5923W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4536 5438
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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