NU2521 : Approaching Dunstanburgh Castle

taken 8 years ago, near to Dunstan, Northumberland, Great Britain

Approaching Dunstanburgh Castle
Approaching Dunstanburgh Castle
Even today, on a wet September morning, the uphill approach is a long trudge. Imagine what it would have been like in 1316, when the castle was completed, and you were arriving not as a friend of the occupant so had to approach under a hail of arrows.
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Date Taken
Friday, 4 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 September, 2009
Category
Castle > Castle (ruined)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 256 216 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:29.2951N 1:35.7006W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 257 216
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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