TA1539 : Bittern Boom Mere

taken 9 years ago, near to New Ellerby, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Bittern Boom Mere
Bittern Boom Mere
Patch of woodland east of Skirlaugh near the parish boundary with Ellerby, looking north-northwest from Langthorpe Road. The name suggests it was once (and may still be to some extent) a reed-filled pond frequented by bitterns, a type of heron known for its booming call which can be heard up to two miles away.
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TA1539, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 10 March, 2008
Category
Woodland > Wood   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 157 398 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.5050N 0:14.5822W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 158 395
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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