ST6601 : Cerne Abbas Giant

taken 4 years ago, near to Cerne Abbas, Dorset, Great Britain

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Cerne Abbas Giant
Cerne Abbas Giant
Seen from footpath S13 25#1 in the midst of the field shown in ST6601 : Cerne Abbas Care Centre, about 200 metres closer than ST6601 : Cerne Abbas Giant. "Although the exact date of the hill figure called The Giant is not known with certainty its importance and function is attested in folklore and academic or scientific debate. It is unique amongst hill figures and instantly recognised as an image both nationally and internationally" LinkExternal link .
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 5 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6665 0168 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.8221N 2:28.4843W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6609 0143
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Other Tags
Hill Figure  Hillside  Chalk Downland  Grassland  Trees  Access Land 

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