0 Likes

Haldon Belvedere Grounds
England

Built in 1785 on the Haldon Estate outside of Exeter, the Belvedere Tower commemorates General Stringer Lawrence who formed and commanded the army in India. It was constructed by Sir Robert Palk, one time governor of Madras, in memory of his friend and their time together in India.

The tower dominates the grounds and although the tower has the finest views, even from ground level they remain spectacular. There is also an arched bridge nearby which is another favourite location for wedding photography.

Copyright: Tom hurley
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Hochgeladen: 12/04/2009
Aktualisiert: 08/04/2012
Angesehen:

...


Tags: haldon; belvedere; haldon belvedere; weddings; wedding; devonvr; devon; exeter; dartmoor; castle; floral; flowers; grounds
comments powered by Disqus

Tom Hurley
Haldon Belvedere Interior
Tom Hurley
Haldon Belvedere Roof
Tom Hurley
Double Locks Exeter
Tom Hurley
Double Locks Deck Exeter
Tom Hurley
Trews Weir Exeter
Tom Hurley
Canal Entrance Exeter
Tom Hurley
Exeter Canal Entrance
Tom Hurley
Cricklepit Bridge Exeter
Markus Matern
Pedestrian Bridge
Tom Hurley
The House That Moved in Exeter
Tom Hurley
Exeter Quayside
Peter Stephens
Evening food and drink at the Mill on the Exe
Richard Chesher
Kaori River Tree
Bernd Kronmueller
Tyrannosaurus rex in Oxford, Museum of Natural History
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Stephanos Chapel, Cappadocia, Turkey
Hemant Kumar
Ameenpur
Jeffrey Martin
Flying over Tokyo in a Golden Sunset
Markus Kaeppeli
Switzerland Zug Sunset
Uwe Buecher
Tazacorte - Banana Plantation
Uwe Buecher
View from Citadel to Sisteron
Michael Supercolor
masai exhibition
Jeffrey Martin
Magic Afternoon Light of Los Angeles (Gigapixel)
Gary Quigg
Giant's Causeway, Northern Ireland #02
Yasushi Kishimoto
Dsc07472l Panorama
Tom Hurley
Pisgah Covered Bridge NC
Tom Hurley
Col Du Pourtalet Border Checkpoint
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Beacon
Tom Hurley
USS Mohawk, Key West, Florida
Tom Hurley
The House That Moved in Exeter
Tom Hurley
Cockwood Wreck Interior
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Esplanade in the Snow
Tom Hurley
Seahouses Sea Wall
Tom Hurley
Mountbatten Breakwater, Plymouth
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Cockle Sands
Tom Hurley
Blackaller Weir Exeter
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Seafront - Snowy Zebra Crossing
More About Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights. In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. Text by Steve Smith.