NZ0416 : Barnard Castle and the River Tees

taken 11 years ago, near to Startforth, County Durham, Great Britain

Barnard Castle and the River Tees
Barnard Castle and the River Tees
Looking downstream on the River Tees from NZ0416 : River Tees Footbridge, towards Barnard Castle.
Barnard Castle

Barnard Castle is set on a high rock above the River Tees on the fringe of the market town which shares its name.

Now in the care of English Heritage, the castle takes its name from Bernard de Ballliol who founded it in the 12th century. The castle was later developed by Richard III.

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Date Taken
Friday, 24 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 29 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Defence, Military 
River (from Tags)
Tees 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 047 165 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.6243N 1:55.6483W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 045 167
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Other Tags
12th Century  Medieval  Mediaeval  Castle  Ruins  English Heritage 

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