SK7731 : Looking down the Vale of Belvoir from Stathern Wood

taken 1 year ago, near to Stathern, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Looking down the Vale of Belvoir from Stathern Wood
Looking down the Vale of Belvoir from Stathern Wood
Looking in a northerly direction from SK7730 : Footpath marker post in Stathern Wood along the woodland at the edge of the Vale of Belvoir.

The Vale of Belvoir is a wide limestone valley with a heavy fertile clay soil. On average 10 miles wide, this flat farming area stretches about 30 miles from the Nottinghamshire Wolds towards Newark along the county boundaries between Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. It is bounded to the southeast by a conspicuous escarpment, the foot of which is the viewpoint of this photograph, and on the northwest by a more gradually sloping ridge beyond which is the Trent Valley. This view is looking right across the Vale from Stathern Wood towards Newark. You can just make out the NE boundary of the Vale on the horizon.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 20 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Flat landscapes 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7787 3147 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.5045N 0:50.6680W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7797 3097
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Vale of Belvoir  Agriculture  Woodland 

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