NY5739 : Cairn circle near Glassonby

taken 3 years ago, near to Glassonby, Cumbria, Great Britain

Cairn circle near Glassonby
Cairn circle near Glassonby
About the best view that can be obtained of this megalithic structure from the public road. Technically a kerbed cairn, rather than a stone circle. It lay under a large mount until excavated in 1900. The valley of Glassonby Beck lies beyond.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 28 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Stone Circle 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 5727 3935 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:44.8367N 2:39.9196W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 57168 39213
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Kerbed Cairn  Megalithic Tomb  Fields 

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