SO9315 : View from Barrow Wake (2)

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

View from Barrow Wake (2)
View from Barrow Wake (2)
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.

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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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SO9315, 93 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Grassland 
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Landscape 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9300 1530 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:50.1758N 2:6.1798W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9308 1527
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Grassland  Scenic View  Viewpoint  Vale of Gloucester  Valley  Hills  Cotswolds  SSSI  Site of Special Scientific Interest 

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