SP1745 : Meon Hill [3]

taken 7 years ago, near to Upper Quinton, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Meon Hill [3]
Meon Hill [3]
This large field dotted with trees both large and small, old and young, is now open access land, below the part of the hill named Jarrett's Brow. Beyond this field, the gradient steepens greatly. The hill, an outlier of the Cotswold escarpment, is surmounted by a multivallate hillfort, one of only two in Warwickshire. The fort is a scheduled ancient monument and there is a great deal of detail at:- LinkExternal link
Meon Hill was the scene of a famous unsolved murder. The story of the murder is at LinkExternal link or at LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 7 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1725 4564 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:6.5293N 1:44.9723W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1725 4562
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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