NY9864 : Corstopitum - west granary

taken 11 years ago, near to Corbridge, Northumberland, England

Corstopitum - west granary
Corstopitum - west granary
See NY9864 : Corstopitum - view of site from southwest corner. The English Heritage guide book says that the granaries "were designed to store large quantities of grain for long periods. A good circulation of air kept the grain cool and dry. The floors were supported on low stone sleeper walls and the interior both above and below the floors was ventilated".

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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 March, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 4 March, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 98189 64861 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.7011N 2:1.7896W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 98173 64846
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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