SY9776 : Billy Winspit's cottage - Winspit

taken 8 years ago, near to Worth Matravers, Dorset, Great Britain

Billy Winspit's cottage - Winspit
Billy Winspit's cottage - Winspit
His real name was William Jeremiah Bower but everyone knew him as Billy Winspit. He was one of the last quarrymen and was a well-known character.Billy was also an authority on this part of the coast and his knowledge was respected by many.
This is all that can be seen of Winspit Cottage from the path down to the cliff edge as the undergrowth and trees have grown profusely. Behind the cottage East Man is visible.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Monday, 21 September, 2009
Cottage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 976 762 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:35.1371N 2:2.0987W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 975 761
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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