Tag: monument

Picton Monument frieze wide angle image
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Frieze from the first Picton Monument

Lieutenant general Thomas Picton was apparently, to put it mildly, not a very nice person. Even by…

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Large Podium Frieze
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Large podium frieze

The Nereid Monument is an ancient tomb from what is now south-west Turkey. According to Wikipedia it…

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Sixth Earl of Plymouth Monument
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Sixth Earl of Plymouth Monument

It often surprises me that so many wonderful old monuments are tucked away, only visible to those…

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Beacon Hill Castle
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Beacon Hill Castle

Contrary to it’s name, Beacon Hill Castle isn’t really a castle: it’s a monument and toposcope with…

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