Taken in Kingston upon Hull, England.
From left to right are:
The Wilberforce Monument – an immense Doric column, 90ft (27.5 metres) high, of 1834 by John Clark of Leeds, topped by a statue of William Wilberforce (1759-1833) – England’s most celebrated anti-slave trade campaigner and a son of Hull;
St Mary’s church tower, Lowgate (first mentioned in 1327);
Corner turret with conical slate roof and sailing ship weathervane, old City Record Office;
Guildhall tower surmounted by a time-ball.
Thanks for all the C&Cs on 'Carousel'.
|Camera:||Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ45 |
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||28 Mar 2012 - 6:59 AM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/2.8|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|
|Uploaded:||12 Oct 2012 - 5:56 PM|
|Tags:||Architecture, City Record Office, Guildhall, Hull, John Clark, Kingston upon hull, St mary's church, Time-ball, Towers, Wilberforce monument, William Wilberforce|