SU1868 : Preshute (or Marlborough) White Horse

taken 6 years ago, near to Marlborough, Wiltshire, England

Preshute (or Marlborough) White Horse
Preshute (or Marlborough) White Horse
Both place names seem to be in use. Possibly the smallest and least well known of Wiltshire's hillside chalk horses, this one was created in 1804 by local school children. It has gone through the usual cycles of neglect and restoration ever since LinkExternal link .
Not really in a very obvious location, the best place to see it from is a path behind the Marlborough College buildings.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Preshute White Horse [5] ·
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 17 July, 2018   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 18 July, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1834 6821 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:24.7570N 1:44.2610W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1834 6847
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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