SH5371 : Marquess of Anglesey's Column

taken 11 years ago, near to Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll, Isle of Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Great Britain

Marquess of Anglesey's Column
Marquess of Anglesey's Column
The tower was finished in 1817, two years after the Battle of Waterloo. In 1860, the bronze statue of the 1st Marquess of Anglesey, William Henry Paget, was placed on the top of the tower. He was Wellington's second in command, and lost a leg at Waterloo.
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Saturday, 3 May, 2008
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OSGB36: geotagged! SH 5344 7159 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.2652N 4:11.7984W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SH 5344 7159
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