SD9339 : Vachery Stones?

taken 8 years ago, near to Wycoller, Lancashire, Great Britain

Vachery Stones?
Vachery Stones?
I'm informed these are in fact Vachery Stones, large flat stones that, in the middle ages, would be grouped together to make a "pen" or "vachery" for cattle. As farming methods improved and the stones were no longer needed they were then used for boundaries and even flooring. I would be grateful to be put right if this is incorrect.
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SD9339, 151 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 October, 2009
Category
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 937 392 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.9722N 2:5.7892W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 938 392
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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