NY7744 : Panorama of Nenthead

taken 14 years ago, near to Nenthead, Cumbria, Great Britain

Panorama of Nenthead
Panorama of Nenthead
At 1500ft this is one of the highest villages in England. It dates back to the mid 18th Century when lead mining was established in the area. While mining has long ceased, the village retains much of its mining heritage in its buildings and Methodist chapels.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 September, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 26 November, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Village, Rural settlement  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 777 441 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:47.4990N 2:20.8997W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 769 441
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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