NY3414 : Monument on approach to Helvellyn summit

taken 13 years ago, 5 km from Legburthwaite, Cumbria, Great Britain

Monument on approach to Helvellyn summit
Monument on approach to Helvellyn summit
The caption reads "The first aeroplane to land on a mountain in Great Britain did so on this spot on December 22nd 1926. John Leeming and Bert Hinkler in an Avro 585 Gosport landed here and after a short stay flew back to Woodford."
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Sunday, 15 August, 2004   (more nearby)
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Friday, 17 June, 2005
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Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 344 149 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.5071N 3:0.9041W
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