2010

NT9608 : View from Bleakmore Hill

taken 14 years ago, near to Biddlestone, Northumberland, England

View from Bleakmore Hill
View from Bleakmore Hill
Looking south-east, the village of Netherton vaguely visible in the distance, right of centre. The top of Bleakmore Hill is grazed by sheep, but is open access land and the rickety ragbag of a fence is a token gesture to stop accessees from falling into Harden quarry (NT9508 : Harden quarry, Biddlestone (1)).
On second thoughts, it's more likely that the gesture is made towards sheep, against which it is probably considerably more effective. No flying sheep in these parts ...

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NT9608, 31 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Stephen Richards   (more nearby)
Date Taken
August 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 1 May, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 964 086 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:22.3042N 2:3.4443W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 961 088
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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