SE4738 : Towton Battlefield Memorial Cross

taken 7 years ago, near to Towton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Towton Battlefield Memorial Cross
Towton Battlefield Memorial Cross
The Battle of Towton was fought during the English Wars of the Roses on 29 March 1461. It was the reputed to be the largest and bloodiest battle ever fought on English soi. More than 50,000 soldiers from the Houses of York and Lancaster fought for hours amidst a snowstorm on that day, which was also Palm Sunday.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4781 3862 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.4981N 1:16.4929W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 47812 38638
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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