2005

SD7716 : Peel Tower

taken 19 years ago, near to Ramsbottom, Bury, England

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Peel Tower
Peel Tower
Bang slap in the middle of the square, and dominating the local landscape, is Peel Tower.

More than a local landmark, it commemorates Sir Robert Peel, Prime Minister of Britain between 1841 and 1846, founder of the modern Police Force.

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Category: Monument > Monument
This photo is linked from: Galleries: · Tweeted from @geograph_bi in June 2015 Automatic Clusters: · Peel Tower [30] Other Photos: · Radcliffe viaduct · Papermill · Former Brooksbottoms School · Geoffrey Street Ramsbottom Title Clusters: · Peel Tower [7] ·
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SD7716, 155 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Ian Rutson   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 25 March, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 March, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 777 163 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.5963N 2:20.2819W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 777 162
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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