(AS IS, Finepix F70EXR)
…or Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square, rather. To quote a bit from the article linked above, ‘_The column was built between 1840 and 1843 to commemorate Admiral Horatio Nelson’s death at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. The monument was designed by architect William Railton in 1838, and built by the firm Peto & Grissell.3 Railton’s original 1:22-scale stone model is exhibited at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London. The entire monument was built at a cost of £47,500, or £3.5 million in 2004 terms (roughly $6.1 million US)._’
Taken during a nice Summer evening, the same evening I took this other one. London can look lovely!