SO9422 : Pigeon finial on a telephone box

taken 2 years ago, near to Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Pigeon finial on a telephone box
Pigeon finial on a telephone box
It is believed Cheltenham’s spa water was discovered in 1716 when pigeons were seen pecking around a spring. As a result a pigeon has been the symbol of Cheltenham ever since. Pigeons also appear in Cheltenham's Coat of Arms and as iron finials on top of the town’s fingerpost signs. This one is on top of a telephone box.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 November, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 November, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Communications 
Primary Subject of Photo
Art 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9474 2226 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:53.9316N 2:4.6711W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9473 2227
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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