SD1968 : Barrow Island

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

Barrow Island
Barrow Island
A view of the front of the ruined building on the summit of Barrow Island which is currently for sale. Parked on Farm Street and walked around to derelict building which looks higher than the high point of Dundee Street which was also bagged.
Name: Barrow Island
Hill number: 19089
Height: 17m / 56ft
Parent (Ma/M): 2668 Kirkby Moor [Lowick High Common]
Section: 34D: Southern Cumbria
County/UA: Cumbria (CoU)
Maritime Area: England - Cheshire Coast to Barrow
Class: SIB
Grid ref: SD 19811 68401
Summit feature: no feature: ground at rear of derelict building
Drop: 11m
Col: 6m SD190690
Comments: deemed to be an island because of its original, pre-shipyard, condition
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Date Taken
Thursday, 8 October, 2015   (more nearby)
Sunday, 11 October, 2015
Geographical Context
Islands  Derelict, Disused 
Island (from Tags)
Barrow Island 
Place (from Tags)
Barrow in Furness 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1982 6840 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:6.3127N 3:13.6667W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1984 6841
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Barrow Island  SIB  P11 

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