Hardy Monument
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Hardy Monument - United Kingdom
Hardy Monument is located in England.
Hardy Monument monument was established on 1844.
Primary threats to Hardy Monument :

The monument is situated on a high chalk hill overlooking the English Channel in the Black down area near Portesham in Dorset, England.




Historical facts of Hardy Monument :

The Hardy Monument is a 72-foot (22 m) high monument erected by public subscription in 1844 in memory of Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Hardy, a commander at the Battle of Trafalgar. The monument is situated on a high chalk hill overlooking the English Channel in the Black down area near Portesham in Dorset, England. It was restored in 1900 by his descendants and given to the National Trust in 1938.Tourists are able to climb the monument using the steps inside, although under 16's are not permitted.