SU1076 : Broad Hinton - one of six

taken 44 years ago, near to Broad Hinton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Broad Hinton - one of six
Broad Hinton - one of six
The village of Broad Hinton is one of the six in Wiltshire that can show a White Horse, carved at some time in the past on the ridge to the south-east of the village. Broad Hinton sits within a triangle of roads with the apex pointing west and the A4361 Swindon - Avebury road forming its eastern, base, side. The church of St (Saint) Peter ad Vincula (in chains) is situated on the south-western side of the village and dates from Norman times. The font at some time in the past has been painted and was once locked against witches. The church also has memorials to the Wroughton family and to Francis Glanville who was killed at Bridgwater during the Civil War. Time taken not available.
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SU1076, 81 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
February 1975   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 November, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Grassland  Village, Rural settlement  Public buildings and spaces  Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Bridgwater  Broad Hinton  Broad Hinton Church 
Area (from Tags)
Wiltshire  North Wiltshire 
Primary Subject of Photo
Church 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1053 7633 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.1495N 1:50.9845W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1054 7631
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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