NZ2464 : Parsons Polygon, Blackett Street

taken 4 months ago, near to Gateshead, Great Britain

Parsons Polygon, Blackett Street
Parsons Polygon, Blackett Street
This monument in Newcastle's city centre commemorates Charles Parsons, the famous northeast engineer. Designed in 1985 by David Hamilton in terracotta, it has designs copied from Parsons' engineering drawings. It also contains a secret - an air shaft for the Monument Metro Station underneath.
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Date Taken
Monday, 9 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 March, 2020
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sculpture 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2481 6443 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.4323N 1:36.8368W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2483 6443
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Terracotta  Memorial Sculpture  City-Centre Street 

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