Places of Interest

  • Sway Tower

    Sway is well known for Sway Tower, the tallest non-reinforced concrete structure in the world. Built by Andrew Peterson between 1879 and 1885 Sway Tower is influenced by the follies that Peterson saw whilst living in India. The tower is constructed entirely out of concrete created with Portland cement with only the windows having iron supports.

  • The Naked Man

    Found near Wilvery Enclosure the Naked Man is the name given to the remains of an old oak tree once used to hang highwaymen and smugglers. Unfortunately little remains of the original tree which is now fenced off to ensure that it lasts for many years yet to come.