SJ2884 : The Thing in Thingwall, Cross Hill

taken 11 years ago, near to Barnston, Wirral, Great Britain

The Thing in Thingwall, Cross Hill
The Thing in Thingwall, Cross Hill
During the 10th century, Wirral was a Viking mini-state with its own parliament (the Thing, or Ting). This was located on Cross Hill, across the main road from the reservoirs. Thingwall means 'assembly place'. Today, there is no indication there of its historical significance.
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SJ2884, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 February, 2007
Category
Historic site > Historic site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 281 842 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.0300N 3:4.8862W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 281 842
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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