SD7399 : The big tree, Fell End Clouds

taken 7 years ago, near to Low Dovengill, Cumbria, Great Britain

The big tree, Fell End Clouds
The big tree, Fell End Clouds
This large sycamore is the only tree in the area and is even shown on the large scale maps. It appears to have taken root in a pile of rocks, possibly thrown out of one of the nearby lead mine trenches, and so avoided destruction by grazing sheep. It is certainly a magnet for birds. Unfortunately, I arrived too late for the best light to do any justice to the location - definitely a place to return to.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Moorland  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Tree (from Tags)
Sycamore 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7354 9943 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:23.3795N 2:24.5385W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7355 9942
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Single Tree  Solitary Tree  Limestone Outcrops  Fell  Limestone Upland  Limestone Boulders 

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