NZ0490 : Codger Fort

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

Codger Fort
Codger Fort
Built in 1769 by John Codling, parish clerk of Kirkwhelpington Church, for Sir Walter Calverley Blackett of Wallington Hall, although there is a tradition that a defensive structure was first built here in 1745 to repel Jacobite invasion from Scotland LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
He also created Rothley Lakes NZ0490 : Rothley Lakes and built Rothley Castle, another folly or eye-catcher, on the craggy hill to the south NZ0488 : Rothley Castle
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NZ0490, 28 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 June, 2010
Category
Folly   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0445 9011 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:12.3135N 1:55.8973W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0440 9019
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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