TG1938 : Magnificent tree beside footpath to Felbrigg Pond

taken 9 years ago, near to Aylmerton, Norfolk, Great Britain

Magnificent tree beside footpath to Felbrigg Pond
Magnificent tree beside footpath to Felbrigg Pond
The history of Felbrigg estate dates back to the middle ages, when a member of the Norman family of Bigod took the name Felbrigg and built a manor house on the site of the present Hall, in the early 15th century. In around 1450 Felbrigg was acquired by John Wyndham, a wealthy merchant from the Norfolk town of Wymondham. The manor house was altered and added on to by following generations until a family member, "Mad Windham", almost ruined the estate and was forced to sell it in 1863, with all its contents. The estate was purchased by John Ketton, a Norwich merchant, whose daughter married a distant cousin of "Mad Windham". Their grandson, Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer (d. 1969) bequeathed the Felbrigg Hall and estate to the National Trust. See > TG1939 : View towards Felbrigg Hall for view of Felbrigg Hall.
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TG1938, 30 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 March, 2008   (more nearby)
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Friday, 14 March, 2008
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Tree   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 194 387 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.0867N 1:15.6989E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 193 387
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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