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Friday, 18 March 2011

News Clipping: Osmington White Horse to 'move' to original position

Work is due to begin to "move" the Osmington White Horse monument in Dorset back to its original position. The 260ft (79m) figure, which overlooks Weymouth Bay, was carved into the hills in the early 19th Century. Over time the outline of the 200-year-old figure has been "degraded", says Melanie Osborne from Ordnance Survey.

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