SX5947 : St Anchorite's Rock

taken 11 years ago, near to Battisborough Cross, Devon, Great Britain

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St Anchorite's Rock
St Anchorite's Rock
This impressive looking mass of rock stands clear at the top of the coastal slope. It is called St Anchorite's Rock but I don't believe there is such a saint. However an anchorite in medieval times was a religious hermit so perhaps this rock used to be near such a hermitage.
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SX5947, 18 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 25 July, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 26 July, 2009
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Rock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5910 4724 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:18.4936N 3:58.8048W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5916 4723
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