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Marquess of Anglesey's Column

Lord Paget, later Marquess of Anglesey, lost his leg at the Battle of Waterloo. It is reputed that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter Pedr J
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Deganwy, United Kingdom
Visible from the road

Visible from the queue of traffic leaving the National Trust property Plas Newydd. Looks a bit like... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen J
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I seem to be missing something but I didn’t enjoy this at all, thought it was really boring! Sorry. Wouldn’t make a special trip for this.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Column is situated close to the road as you leave the home of the late Marquess. It is a very impressive sight as is its location overlooking the Menai Strait. Best to be visited in good weather

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lord Paget, later Marquess of Anglesey, lost his leg at the Battle of Waterloo. It is reputed that it was brought back here an ceremoniously buried, with the column commemorating the famous battle and the fall of the Emperor Napoleon. There is a suitable verse...More

Thank Peter Pedr J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visible from the queue of traffic leaving the National Trust property Plas Newydd. Looks a bit like Nelson's Column from a distance.

Thank Helen J
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I read about this on the town website and was devastated to find it closed. Not only can you no longer climb it but you can't even get to the base of it. A real shame.

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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Daniel's Tearoom on the High St,Llangefni,Anglesey have Produced a Complimentary Limited Edition Greeting Card of only 500.Each Card is Hand Signed and Numbered by Rhys G Morris,BA.(Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University. The Card depicts Butler Henry Morris,Lord.Henry Paget 7 Marquess of Anglesey and Henry's Motor Car...More

Thank Daniel's Tearoo... D
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Tried to get close to this monument today but no sign posts anywhere. Why? Surely this is an historic attraction and worthy of decent upkeep and signage.

Thank Louise E
Reviewed June 21, 2018

We went up to the top on a blustery day a couple of years ago - you need a head for heights and to have sure footing. The views were fantastic. However, the column is now closed!

Thank JGandIG
Reviewed April 6, 2018

I went to the top of this a few years ago, although its no longer accessable it still is worth a look if you are on Anglesey. I have since been just to look at it.

Thank IRENE H
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We first hear of the column during a visit to Plas Newydd and had seen it from a distance. I had read on Tripadvisor that it was inaccessible but decided to visit anyway to see how close we could get. There is a small car...More

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