SY3797 : Coney's Castle

taken 7 years ago, near to Fishpond Bottom, Dorset, Great Britain

Coney's Castle
Coney's Castle
Inside on the level of Coney's Castle, an Iron Age hill fort, the grass grows long in summer and woodland trees grow on the outer banks and in the middle.
The word Coney brings to mind rabbits but there is a possibility that the castle was named after Konig or King - King Egbert was here when he lost the battle with the Danes at Charmouth in 833.
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SY3797, 36 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 July, 2010
Category
Hill fort   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 372 974 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.4093N 2:53.5110W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 372 974
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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