SD8073 : Field gate and snow by the road to High Birkwith

near to New Houses, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Field gate and snow by the road to High Birkwith
Field gate and snow by the road to High Birkwith
There is a small pen behind the wall for managing stock.
April snow in the Yorkshire Dales 2012
Overnight on the 3rd April 2012, light rain became sleet, which in turn became a blizzard that covered the Yorkshire Dales in a blanket of snow. By mid morning on the 4th the snow was already melting, however, the volume of snow that had fallen on the fells produced deep drifts that blocked some lanes, and sadly killed many new-born lambs. Nevertheless, the walker, who is fortunate in not having to worry about such things, was provided with wonderful views throughout the day.
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Wednesday, 4 April, 2012   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 10 April, 2012
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Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8046 7381 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.5834N 2:18.0438W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8048 7381
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