TQ3312 : Westmeston Bostall

taken 6 years ago, near to Westmeston, East Sussex, Great Britain

Westmeston Bostall
Westmeston Bostall
View from the top of Westmeston Bostall looking towards Ditchling Beacon. Bostalls are old trackways with a gentle slope enabling oxen and horses to draw heavy loads up some of the steeper slopes along the Sussex hills. The name is probably derived from 'beorg' meaning hill and 'stig' a path. On this day the bostall was alive with spring butterflies, and later in the year orchids and other summer flowers are abundant.
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TQ3312, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 May, 2011
Category
Downland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 336 129 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:54.0339N 0:6.0361W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 339 129
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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