NT9955 : Needles Eye, near Berwick-upon-Tweed

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, Great Britain

Needles Eye, near Berwick-upon-Tweed
Needles Eye, near Berwick-upon-Tweed
Impressive craggy stretch of coastline extending northwards from Berwick. At Needles Eye there is a natural arch. An excavation in 2005 identified a prehistoric enclosure from cropmarks seen on aerial photographs in the fields above the Needles Eye cliffs. The enclosure, bisected by the East Coast mainline railway, forms one of a number of possible prehistoric enclosures in the wider Berwick area. The excavation revealed significant evidence of Iron Age activity including one of the largest collections of Iron Age tradition pottery recovered to date from a site in Northumberland.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Lisa Jarvis and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NT9955, 43 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 28 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Sunday, 28 January, 2007
Cliffs   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 992 555 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:47.5680N 2:0.8597W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 992 554
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph (First for NT9955) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 505 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register