NT9508 : The Biddle Stones

taken 9 years ago, near to Biddlestone, Northumberland, Great Britain

The Biddle Stones
The Biddle Stones
The stone on the right is a medieval cross base cut with a deep socket similar to two others in Alnham churchyard. That on the left is uncut and of unknown provenance. The stones stand on the south side of the track leading to Biddlestone Chapel. The surrounding forest had been recently felled and wood debris was still burning. The parkland visible below the road to the south is the likely location of the deserted village of Biddlestone with which it is possible these stones had some now forgotten connection.
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 March, 2009
Category
Stone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 957 082 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:22.0763N 2:4.1293W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 957 082
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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