SX6177 : Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor

taken 4 years ago, near to Two Bridges, Devon, Great Britain

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Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor
Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor
Wistman's Wood is the most famous of the upland oak woods on Dartmoor. Once thought to date back to the ancient wildwood that once covered Dartmoor, the oldest trees are only about four to five hundred years old. All the trees are stunted, twisted and covered in moss, lichen and ferns growing between the granite boulder covered ground.
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SX6177, 40 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 January, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 January, 2016
Geographical Context
Woodland, Forest  Moorland 
Place (from Tags)
Dartmoor 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6123 7703 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:34.5888N 3:57.6735W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6124 7703
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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