NT1630 : Shepherds Cairn

taken 15 years ago, 4 km from Stanhope, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Shepherds Cairn
Shepherds Cairn
At NT161302, this well built cairn is probably a navigation aid for shepherds. Hill shepherds navigate from memory, but sometimes still get it wrong judging by some tales I have heard. This cairn is one of the few positive features for some distance.
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NT1630, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 2 March, 2004   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 24 May, 2005
Geographical Context
Cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1607 3022 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.5048N 3:19.9294W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1605 3029
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Moorland  Cairn 

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