SE5181 : Views from Roulston Scar

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

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.
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 November, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 May, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 511 819 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.8162N 1:13.0572W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 511 814
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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