SK2276 : Ruined farm buildings, Eyam

taken 2 months ago, near to Stoney Middleton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Ruined farm buildings, Eyam
Ruined farm buildings, Eyam
Eyam is village in the Peak District National Park. The village is noted for an outbreak of bubonic plague which occurred there in 1665, in which the villagers chose to isolate themselves rather than let the infection spread. The present village was founded and named by Anglo-Saxons, although lead had been mined in the area by the Romans. Formerly industrial, its economy now relies on the tourist trade and it is promoted as 'the plague village'.
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SK2276, 65 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 31 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Ruin 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2245 7603 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.8465N 1:39.8855W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2246 7595
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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