SE5181 : Views from the Kilburn White Horse

taken 13 years ago, near to Kilburn, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Views from the Kilburn White Horse
Views from the Kilburn White Horse
Britain's largest and most northerly in England white horse figure is carved into the North York Moors hillside near the village of Kilburn. It was created in 1857 by school master John Hodgson and his pupils, together with local volunteers. During the Second World War the horse was covered over to prevent it from becoming a conspicuous navigation landmark for Luftwaffe bombers.
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 November, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 May, 2006
Category
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 518 812 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.4345N 1:12.4202W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 514 813
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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