SK2276 : Well dressing in Eyam, 2017

taken 2 months ago, near to Eyam, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Well dressing in Eyam, 2017
Well dressing in Eyam, 2017
Well Dressing
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Eyam :: SK2176
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  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Art 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2209 7637 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.0308N 1:40.2080W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2209 7640
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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