SO9215 : View from Barrow Wake

taken 7 years ago, near to Birdlip, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

View from Barrow Wake
View from Barrow Wake
Looking towards the West, from the viewpoint at Barrow Wake.

Barrow Wake is a well-known viewpoint near the village of Birdlip, offering extensive views over the Vale of Gloucester towards the distant Malvern Hills.

The site lies south of Cheltenham on the Cotswold scarp and it supports a range of habitats characteristic of the Cotswold limestone. It includes species rich grassland, semi-natural woodland, scrub and particularly nationally important rock exposures. It has been designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). (LinkExternal link Wikipedia)
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Grassland 
Road (from Tags)
A417 
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Landscape 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 92 15 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 51:50.2833N 2:6.6155W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9311 1535
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Cotswolds  Hills  Scenic View  Vale of Gloucester  Malvern Hills  Valley 

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