SU4657 : The modern ascent to Beacon Hill iron-age hillfort, Burghclere

taken 13 years ago, near to Old Burghclere, Hampshire, Great Britain

The modern ascent to Beacon Hill iron-age hillfort, Burghclere
The modern ascent to Beacon Hill iron-age hillfort, Burghclere
This view shows the incredible steepness of the modern approach from the car park and picnic area, signposted off the A34 (also visible in the picture). The original entrance through the defences was at the southern tip of the fort, approached along the ridge to the south which is much less steep.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 February, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 9 July, 2005
Category
Hill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 460 573 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:18.8151N 1:20.4230W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 460 573
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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