SK9710 : Bloody Oaks Quarry

taken 12 years ago, near to Tickencote, Rutland, Great Britain

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Bloody Oaks Quarry
Bloody Oaks Quarry
This quarry was marked on maps nearly 200 years ago. The name Bloody Oaks was reputedly given to nearby woodland following the nearby Battle of Empingham, 1470, where the Yorkists were victorious and in the process slaughtered up to 10,000 Lancastrians in the woods.
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SK9710, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 7 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 9 May, 2006
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 972 107 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.1169N 0:33.8108W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 970 108
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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