SK2260 : Elton Primary School

taken 4 years ago, near to Elton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

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Elton Primary School
Elton Primary School
Elton is a village in Derbyshire, and lies within the Peak District. There are no shops situated in the village but Elton has a small post office, church, school, village hall, pub and a sports field. Its nearest towns are Bakewell and Matlock. Elton was mentioned in the Domesday book in 1086.
Elton is situated on a hillside overlooking a rock formation known as Robin Hood's Stride. It lies on the division between gritstone and limestone countryside and there are examples of buildings and walls constructed with both types of stone in the village. It is a popular destination for cyclists and tourists looking for a quiet and relaxing time in the countryside.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 30 August, 2015   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 9 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2221 6097 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.7249N 1:40.1640W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2221 6095
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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