ST6065 : 2009 : East from Maes Knoll

taken 9 years ago, near to Norton Malreward, Bath And North East Somerset, Great Britain

2009 : East from Maes Knoll
2009 : East from Maes Knoll
The eastern edge of the hill fort is in the foreground. New Barn Farm is to the right just above the hedgerow. Then houses at the top of Hursley Hill.
Lansdown is on the horizon with Beckford's Tower which you can almost see in this image.

Beckford's Tower ST7367 can be seen in the larger image.

"Legend gives us a pretty traditional and widespread 'earth from the spade' story. The story goes that a giant called Gorm (uuuum, Gorm? Gormless?) was wandering around with a load of earth on his spade. Not remembering what it was for he dumped it and made the tump on Maes Knoll."
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 602 658 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.4227N 2:34.3685W
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 601 658
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