Tyne and Wear HER(1976): Tynemouth, Collingwood Monument

  • Description

    "Built in 1847 by John Dobson with a statue by Lough. The colossal figure of the Admiral was a large size, 7 metres high,so that it could be seen by ships entering the Tyne. The base has slit windows and a door. Four guns from his ship were set flanking the steps in 1848. LISTED GRADE 2*..."
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/1976
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 4 months ago
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