SX6451 : Runaway Lane

taken 8 years ago, near to Modbury, Devon, Great Britain

Runaway Lane
Runaway Lane
Looking along this green lane towards Modbury, the church spire can clearly be seen on the horizon. This lane probably got it's unusual name following the civil war battle of Modbury when in February 1643, two thousand Royalist troops retreated down this lane after being defeated by Parliamentary forces.
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SX6451, 18 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 January, 2010
Category
Green lane   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6465 5142 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:20.8259N 3:54.2212W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6457 5141
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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