2014

NY5739 : Cairn circle near Glassonby

taken 10 years ago, near to Glassonby, Cumbria, England

Cairn circle near Glassonby
Cairn circle near Glassonby
About the best view that can be obtained of this megalithic structure from the public road. Technically a kerbed cairn, rather than a stone circle. It lay under a large mount until excavated in 1900. The valley of Glassonby Beck lies beyond.

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening Primary Subject: Stone Circle other tags: Kerbed Cairn Megalithic Tomb Fields Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Road [5] · Cairn Circle Near Glassonby [3] · Stone Circle [3] Other Photos: · A cairn circle near Glassonby Title Clusters: · Cairn circle near Glassonby [2] ·
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NY5739, 20 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 28 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 29 September, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 5727 3935 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:44.8367N 2:39.9196W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 57168 39213
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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