NU1341 : Lindisfarne Castle from the Gertrude Jekyll garden

taken 17 years ago, near to Holy Island, Northumberland, Great Britain

Lindisfarne Castle from the Gertrude Jekyll garden
Lindisfarne Castle from the Gertrude Jekyll garden
View South over flowers in the Gertrude Jekyll garden, towards Lindisfarne Castle.
Lindisfarne Castle

Lindisfarne Castle sits on a rocky crag created by a dyke associated with the intrusion of the Whin Sill. Originally a Tudor fort, it was converted into a private house in 1903 by the young Edwin Lutyens. Now managed by the National Trust.

Holy Island (Lindisfarne) :: NU1242

Holy Island is a small Island off the coast of Northumberland. It is cut off from the mainland by tides on a daily basis. The island has a long and rich history stretching back to Anglo-Saxon times. The island possesses both a priory and castle. Website: LinkExternal link

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NU1341, 746 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 July, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 1 January, 2010
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Castle 
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 136 417 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.1549N 1:47.1020W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 136 419
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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