Picton Monument

Picton Monument is a memorial to Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton GCB (1758 – 1815), a Welsh officer of the British Army, fought in a number of campaigns for Britain in the Napoleonic Wars.

At 25m high in tooled grey limestone on panelled pedestal, inscribed in raised capital letters: ‘Picton born August 24 1758 Fell at Waterloo June 18 1815’ on 2 sides and the names of his battles on the other 2 sides: Busaco, Badajos, Vittoria, Orthes, Toulouse, and Waterloo.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 11.4℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Mar 29rain
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Mar 30rain
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 10.3℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 31rain
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (E)
Saturday, Apr 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.6℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Apr 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Apr 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 2℃ to 4.8℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (NNW)

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