ST6601 : Cerne Abbas Giant

taken 8 years ago, near to Cerne Abbas, Dorset, Great Britain

Cerne Abbas Giant
Cerne Abbas Giant
This view of the giant is from over 2km away to the west, from the ridge above Wancombe Bottom on the opposite side of the Cerne valley in ST6401. The photographer was close to the northern part of Cerne Park Pale at an elevation of approx 225m whereas the giant is at an elevation between 150 and 200m. This means that we are looking down at the giant whereas normally one looks up at him from the view point close to the village. The field in the foreground is in ST6501 on Weam Common Hill
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ST6601, 251 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 September, 2009
Category
Chalk hill figure   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 666 016 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.8113N 2:28.4757W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 647 019
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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