2015

SU6189 : View over castle earthworks towards St Peter, Wallingford, Oxfordshire

taken 9 years ago, near to Wallingford, Oxfordshire, England

View over castle earthworks towards St Peter, Wallingford, Oxfordshire
View over castle earthworks towards St Peter, Wallingford, Oxfordshire
There is not much left of the large castle that stood in these grounds before it was torn down by Oliver Cromwell in 1652; but the rise and fall of the ground still reflects the positions of the ramparts, a few small remnants of which can be seen here and there.

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Photographer
Edmund Shaw   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 21 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 26 April, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 6102 8988 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.2676N 1:7.2185W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 6103 8993
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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