2009

NU1115 : Jenny's Lantern

taken 15 years ago, near to Titlington, Northumberland, England

This is 1 of 3 images, with title Jenny's Lantern in this square
Jenny's Lantern
Jenny's Lantern
Pevsner's "Northumberland" gives a slightly different description of Jenny's Lantern to that of Andrew Curtis (see above): "ruins of an C18 eyecatcher .... it took the form of [a] tall screen wall with the coping stepping down on short runs, enclosing a shepherd's cottage. .... Jenny was the shepherd's wife who showed a lantern to guide her husband back across the marshy moortops from the inn at Eglingham."

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Category: Folly
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Shepherd's Wife [2] Other Photos: · Jenny's Lantern Title Clusters: · Jenny's Lantern [3] ·
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NU1115, 9 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Phil Thirkell   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 March, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 119 152 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:25.8817N 1:48.7724W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 119 151
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Image classification(about): Geograph (Second Visitor for NU1115)
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