SX2354 : Rounded field, Kilminorth

taken 3 years ago, near to West Looe, Cornwall, Great Britain

Rounded field, Kilminorth
Rounded field, Kilminorth
Surrounded by a wall, this curious hilltop field is roughly ovoid in shape. "There is a field in Kilminorth, not far from the house, called The Warren, surrounded by a circular stone wall about eight feet high. Its name, probably, may be a corruption of War-ring and it originally might have been an encampment" Bond, Thomas (1822): Topographical and historical sketches of the boroughs of East and West Looe ... LinkExternal link . I assume this is that field. Just beyond it is the west Looe valley; the other fields are beyond that.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 19 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 234 541 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:21.6148N 4:29.0518W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 233 536
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Farmland  Field Boundaries  Walled Field 

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