SX5781 : The Walkham Head peat pass

taken 14 years ago, 4 km from Lane End, Devon, Great Britain

The Walkham Head peat pass
The Walkham Head peat pass
There are a few of these peat passes on Dartmoor. They were mostly constructed in the late 19th century by Frank Philpotts to help horses move over difficult ground. This sign marks the start of the pass.
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SX5781, 19 images   (more nearby )
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Sunday, 23 May, 2004   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 12 March, 2006
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Peat works   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 57 81 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.9453N 4:0.9352W
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