NY9951 : The green at Ruffside

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Edmundbyers, County Durham, England

The green at Ruffside
The green at Ruffside
Most of the houses in this hamlet are built around a village green. It was built for workers for the nearby Ruffside Hall estate. Dates from the early to mid 19th century and appears on the first Ordnance Survey map of 1863, where, interestingly, it is spelt "Roughside".

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Geographical Context: Lowlands Village, Rural settlement Housing, Dwellings other tags: Farm Hamlet Stone Cottages Country Estate Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Nearby Ruffside Hall Estate [2] · Ordnance Survey [2] ·
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Robert Graham   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 21 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 30 September, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9914 5155 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:51.5243N 2:0.8954W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9916 5151
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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