SS8243 : Beech trees on sheepfold

taken 10 years ago, 4 km from Oare, Somerset, Great Britain

Beech trees on sheepfold
Beech trees on sheepfold
The stone circle of the sheepfold below Kittuck Meads has turned into a ring of beech trees. LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) states that it was "constructed shortly after 1878 following the loss of many sheep in severe snowstorms". It stands just south of SS8244 : Three Combes Foot, in between the Chalk Water (beyond it) and the unnamed combe in the foreground. A wall-like outcrop of rock runs across the ridge on the right. The path on the left is heading for the footbridge shown in SS8244 : Three Combes Foot.
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Date Taken
Monday, 16 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 July, 2007
Category
Sheepfold   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 8223 4395 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:10.9567N 3:41.1821W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 8218 4389
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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