NT8936 : Valley at the centre of the Battle of Flodden Field

taken 7 years ago, near to Branxton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Valley at the centre of the Battle of Flodden Field
Valley at the centre of the Battle of Flodden Field
For a description see NT8937 : 'The Killing Fields'
The Battlefield Memorial is to the left, above the potato field.
The Battle of Flodden Field :: NT8837
Also called the Battle of Branxton Moor. It was fought on September 9th 1513 between an invading Scots army under King James IV and an English army commanded by Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey. It ended in a victory for the English and was the largest battle (in terms of numbers) fought between the two nations.

Wikipedia: LinkExternal link
UK battlefields Trust: LinkExternal link
The Remembering Flodden Project: LinkExternal link
Flodden Archaeology: LinkExternal link
Our Past History: LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 June, 2010
Category
Valley > Valley   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8914 3695 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.5602N 2:10.4414W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8906 3692
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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