Broadway Tower, Worcestershire, UK.

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    A gothic folly built in 1799 at the second highest point on the Cotswold escarpment. From the top of the tower on a clearer day than this - thirteen counties can be seen.

    www.broadwaytower.co.uk

    Grid Reference: SP 1137 3622

    see: Google Maps

    Kite Aerial Photograph

    5 September 2009

    1. Wind Watcher 68 months ago | reply

      Like it. The light is beautiful in original size.

    2. kyteman 68 months ago | reply

      I had to look it up, but a folly it surely is! Looks like a doll's house for a castle. Splendid portrait, Hamish.

    3. Matthias Grimm 68 months ago | reply

      Fantastic! I like it.

    4. Gerrit Bart 68 months ago | reply

      fantastic shot Hemish.

    5. levaletfrancois 68 months ago | reply

      beautiful shot, bravo !

    6. Ningaloo. 68 months ago | reply

      Absolutely nailed it!

    7. 1945Ann [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Did you go manage to go inside, last time I went there was all sorts of information about either the Pre Raphaelites or the Arts and Crafts Movement.
      Beautiful shot.

    8. ->>Hamish 68 months ago | reply

      I didn't go inside, if it had been an exceptionally clear day I might have paid the £4 to go in, but I have been in about six times in the last 28years.

      Last time I was here back in the winter, the wind picked up and i had great difficulty in getting the kite down, including at times not being able to get it down

    9. 1945Ann [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      £4.00!! I don't even remember paying to go in, but we might put that down to my memory. It was about ten years ago (I think).
      Think that would have been a bit scary up on that hill with the wind picking up and you hanging on to the kite.

    10. Benjamin Edwards 67 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Broadway Tower, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

      This is brilliant. Great to see the Tower from this angle.

    11. @Jenny@ 55 months ago | reply

      Beautiful view of it. Looks great from higher up.

    12. iqotu 30 months ago | reply

      My 7 yr old would love this! I think it's cool too....might be a decorating nightmare though!

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