SX0879 : Outwork, Helsbury Castle

taken 2 years ago, near to Michaelstow, Cornwall, Great Britain

Outwork, Helsbury Castle
Outwork, Helsbury Castle
Like SX0879 : Helsbury Castle, this looks up the eastern slopes of Michaelstow Beacon to the univallate hillfort described at LinkExternal link . "There is a rectangular outwork to the east which measures approximately 100m long by 40m wide. A distinct hollow way runs through the entrance of the outwork and parts of the rampart". The earthworks are picked out in the winter afternoon sunshine. See also SX0879 : Helsbury Castle.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 January, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Defence, Military 
Plant (from Tags)
Gorse 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 0847 7964 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:35.1002N 4:42.4165W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 0854 7968
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Hillfort  Grass Field  Ancient Monument  Outworks  Earthworks 

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