SE7890 : View from the Roman camps towards Rawcliff Banks and Stony Moor

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Cropton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

View from the Roman camps towards Rawcliff Banks and Stony Moor
View from the Roman camps towards Rawcliff Banks and Stony Moor
Perched on the high ground over looking the beck is possibly the Roman equivalent of Salisbury Plain. I imagine many a young centurion had to make the climb up the steep hill to the camps, encouraged by his superiors.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 June, 2010
Category
Valley view   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 782 900 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:18.0103N 0:47.9730W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 781 900
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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