NY6056 : Currick on Tindale Fell

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Forest Head, Cumbria, Great Britain

Currick on Tindale Fell
Currick on Tindale Fell
The large scale maps show this as a currick, usually defined as a stone shelter built by shepherds. The pillar would help them find it in poor weather. The ditch before the stones continues right across the top of the ridge between the valley of Howgill to the west and Black Burn near Raven Crag to the east. It is probably a boundary line between estates.
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NY6056, 23 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 6 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 606 569 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.3585N 2:36.9417W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 607 568
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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