TQ3104 : Brighton Pavilion South Gate

taken 9 years ago, near to Brighton and Hove, Great Britain

Brighton Pavilion South Gate
Brighton Pavilion South Gate
The present Indian archway stands thirty-seven feet tall and was designed by Thomas Tyrwhitt in Gujerati style with a simple dome mounted on four stone pillars. It bears the following inscription: 'This gateway is the gift of India in commemoration of her sons who, stricken in the Great War, were tended in the Pavilion in 1914 and 1915'. It was dedicated for the use of the inhabitants of Brighton by His Highness the Maharajah of Patiala on 26 October 1921 LinkExternal link
Brighton Pavilion

The Royal Pavilion is a former royal residence located in Brighton. It was built in the early 19th Century as a seaside retreat for the then Prince Regent. It is often referred to as the Brighton Pavilion. It was designed by John Nash in the Indo-Saracenic style prevalent in India for most of the 19th Century.

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Date Taken
Friday, 2 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 2 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Brighton  Royal Pavilion 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 31258 04152 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.3225N 0:8.2736W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 31247 04131
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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