Folly, Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire

Folly, Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire
Photograph taken 10 August 2000 © Mr Terry Dawson LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 431497

This folly is a circular tower built entirely of overfired bricks dates from 1844. It was built by William Bettinson, a Hull brewer. Legend says that he built it in order to allow his family to watch for him as he retured from work.