NX1463 : Cultivation ridges near Craigbower

taken 9 years ago, near to Auchmantle, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Cultivation ridges near Craigbower
Cultivation ridges near Craigbower
These cultivation ridges were probably formed in the 18th or 19th century, and were known as lazy beds. By the 19th century they were used mainly for growing potatoes.
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NX1463, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 February, 2008
Category
Farming activity   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 140 638 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.0901N 4:54.2625W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 141 639
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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