THE famous Isle of Wight monolith has fallen and is looking worse for wear.

The mirrored structure has attracted headlines across the world since it first appeared at Compton Beach on Sunday.

It is now on its side and getting beaten by the elements.

Artist Tom Dunford has claimed it was his creation — and said he would remove it after a while.

Sarah Howell took some photos of the fallen monolith, with her dog Snorkel in pride of place.

Isle of Wight County Press: Isle of Wight Monolith, fallen, by Sarah Howell.Isle of Wight Monolith, fallen, by Sarah Howell.

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