SK3628 : Swarkestone Causeway – 6

taken 4 months ago, near to Swarkestone, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Swarkestone Causeway – 6
Swarkestone Causeway – 6
This dates from the late 13th or early 14th century, Listed Grade I and also a Scheduled Monument. It was widened on the eastern side, principally in 1799, but much of the masonry on this section is medieval.

This is the central section of the causeway, described in the Listing as follows: “Then a group of medieval segment pointed arches with triangular buttresses, the arches lined with engineering bricks in 1899.”

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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 August, 2018   (more nearby)
Thursday, 16 August, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Roads, Road transport 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3693 2801 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.8999N 1:27.1853W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3687 2803
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Causeway  Scheduled Monument  Grade I Listed 

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