NY9312 : Moorland Fire

taken 13 years ago, near to Grey Scar fm [farm], Durham, Great Britain

Moorland Fire
Moorland Fire
Deliberate burning of the moorland can only be done under relatively wet conditions to prevent the peat itself catching fire. The heather must be dry enough to burn, but the peat too wet, or, as here, frozen! Looking NW from the A66.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Bob Jenkins and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NY9312, 16 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 3 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 5 March, 2006
Moorland > Moorland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 93 12 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.4661N 2:6.1137W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph (First for NY9312) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 42 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register