SU1124 : Herdwick sheep, Coombe Bissett Down

taken 6 years ago, near to Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Herdwick sheep, Coombe Bissett Down
Herdwick sheep, Coombe Bissett Down
These sheep are grazing the fields at the Coombe Bissett Down Nature Reserve.

The Herdwick is found in the Lake District and on the fells of Northumberland. They are a carpet wool and meat breed. The lambs are born with black faces, legs and blue-roan fleeces which lighten in the adults. The males are horned and the females are polled or naturally hornless.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Grassland  Park and Public Gardens 
Place (from Tags)
Coombe Bissett 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1123 2487 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:1.3856N 1:50.4756W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1124 2487
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Wiltshire Wildlife Trust  Sheep 

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