NU0343 : Haggerston Dovecot

taken 11 years ago, near to Haggerston, Northumberland, Great Britain

Haggerston Dovecot
Haggerston Dovecot
Probably a tower used to shelter cattle from Scottish raiders before conversion to a windmill and later a dovecote, sometime between the 17th and 19th centuries. Grade II listed. LinkExternal link
Dovecote (Dovecot)
A dovecote or dovecot is a structure intended to house pigeons or doves. Dovecotes may be square or circular free-standing structures or built into the end of a house or barn. They generally contain pigeonholes for the birds to nest.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 21 September, 2010
Dovecote   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 035 435 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:41.1358N 1:56.7253W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 036 438
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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