NZ2223 : Shackleton Beacon Hill. Redworth Woods

taken 12 years ago, near to Redworth, Darlington, Great Britain

Shackleton Beacon Hill. Redworth Woods
Shackleton Beacon Hill. Redworth Woods
West of Redworth Hall,In the 18th century a windmill stood on the summit of the Iron Age (800BC-AD43)hillfort of Shackleton Beacon. Although now covered in trees the presence of a windmill means they must once have been cleared. The remains of the windmill were turned into a gezebo,folly (1794). The ruined remains of the site survive with some details of windows and plaster still to be seen
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NZ2223, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 3 May, 2006
Category
Hill fort   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 229 232 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.2074N 1:38.8215W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 228 234
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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