SP5606 : Risinghurst, Oxford

taken 6 years ago, near to Headington, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

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Risinghurst, Oxford
Risinghurst, Oxford
The parts of The C.S. Lewis Nature Reserve further away from the present-day boundary of his former home on nearby Lewis Close are much steeper, partially due (perhaps ?) to the clay extraction operations that took place in the late C18th/early C19th. Walkers continuing onwards and upwards are able to access the former Royal Forest of Shotover, Shotover Country Park being situated on the steep hill above this reserve.
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SP5606, 48 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Paths  Sport, Leisure  Suburb, Urban fringe  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5603 0660 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.3178N 1:11.3805W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 5604 0660
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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C.S. Lewis-Related Site  Former Clay Pits  Shotover Hill 

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