SE5181 : Views from the Kilburn White Horse

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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Friday, 26 November, 2004   (more nearby)
Saturday, 6 May, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 518 812 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.4345N 1:12.4202W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 514 813
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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