TL5152 : Drought conditions

taken 8 years ago, near to Babraham, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Drought conditions
Drought conditions
This huge dry field is on the north side of Meggs Hill, next to the Roman Road. It was already unusually dry when I passed this way in February (see TL5152 : The Roman Road and Meggs Hill). Despite a drab summer there has been very little rainfall in 2011 and the heatwave at the end of September and beginning of October did nothing to alleviate the drought. The wider context is shown in TL5152 : Parched field at Meggs Hill.
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Date Taken
Monday, 3 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5141 5273 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:9.1259N 0:12.7008E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5105 5299
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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