NY5975 : Hazelgill Crag

taken 3 years ago, 3 km from Bewcastle, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Hazelgill Crag
Hazelgill Crag
Hazelgill Crags is a second location in the area for a rock inscribed with runes. The other is at Barron's Pike NY5975 : Is this the inscribed rock at Barron's Pike?. They were supposed to have been discovered by a shepherd, in 1872 and 1864 respectively. They are believed to be forgeries of the mid-19th century.

At Hazelgill Crags, the inscription, comprising one row of characters, is described as being visible on the north-west face of a cleft in the natural rock outcrop.

A large quarry has been opened up behind the crags NY5976 : Quarry at Hazelgill Crag
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 November, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 November, 2016
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Woodland, Forest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Crag 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 5963 7590 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:4.5542N 2:38.0285W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 59616 75888
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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