SE5181 : Views from Roulston Scar

taken 14 years ago, near to Kilburn, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Views from Roulston Scar
Views from Roulston Scar
Sutton Bank, or Roulston Scar to give its precise name, is Yorkshire's largest hillfort and is well known as the home of Kilburn White Horse, created in 1857, and of the Yorkshire Glider Club, founded in 1933. But very few people are aware that the promontory is also the site of one of the most important prehistoric monuments in the region: a massive hillfort built in the Iron Age, around 400 BC, discovered not so long time ago! The view north is of the Hambleton Hills. More info for the hillfort can be found here,
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 November, 2004   (more nearby)
Thursday, 27 April, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 51 81 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.5981N 1:12.6932W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 512 816
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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