SK0012 : Hednesford Hills

taken 3 years ago, near to Hednesford, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Hednesford Hills
Hednesford Hills
Gorse and broom line the track to the south west of the Museum of Cannock Chase.
Hednesford Hills

Hednesford Hills was given to the local council by the Marquess of Anglesey in 1933; in 1981 much of the site became common land and it achieved local nature reserve status in 1992. The sand and gravel soils make the land unsuitable for growing crops but centuries of tree harvesting and grazing has produced an open heathland landscape with small areas of woodland and scattered trees.

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Date Taken
Friday, 5 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 8 May, 2017
Geographical Context
Paths  Heath, Scrub 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 009 124 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.5936N 1:59.2692W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 009 124
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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