SD9875 : Tor Dike

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Starbotton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Tor Dike
Tor Dike
Tor Dike is an earthwork north of Kettlewell with ditch and rampart constructed in the limestone. Tor Dike was built by Iron Age tribes, probably 1st century AD, to protect themselves from the invading Romans.

In this picture the Dike follows the line of the wall and crosses the road coming up from Kettlwell on its way to Wensleydale. To the right the slopes of Buckden Pike rise gradually.
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Date Taken
September 2007   (more nearby)
Monday, 10 September, 2007
Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 984 756 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:10.5980N 2:1.5146W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 994 754
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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