SX5459 : Sparkwell: Boringdon Camp

near to Wotter, Devon, Great Britain

Sparkwell: Boringdon Camp
Sparkwell: Boringdon Camp
View towards Lee Moor and Wotter from within Boringdon Camp. This is a circular hillfort standing 140m above the Plym valley, enclosing roughly two hectares and built at some time between 350 and 150BC. Its inhabitants would have had 360 degree views from the 'camp', which in reality was a village, with the entrance to the south. Views are now obscured by forestry in the southern quadrant
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Thursday, 5 August, 2010   (more nearby)
Friday, 6 August, 2010
Hill fort   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 543 596 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:25.1215N 4:3.1099W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 543 596
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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