NS5562 : Pollok Park Earthwork

taken 5 years ago, near to Pollokshields, Glasgow, Great Britain

Pollok Park Earthwork
Pollok Park Earthwork, taken 5 years ago
The picture shows part of the eastern end of the Ringwork in the North Woods of Pollok park and in particular part of the circular ditch which served as a defence. It dates from the Iron Age although it seems many uncertainties in interpretation remain (LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 29 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5565 6264 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.1197N 4:18.3863W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5564 6263
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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