NY8261 : Belted Galloway in pastures near Langley

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Catton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Belted Galloway in pastures near Langley
Belted Galloway in pastures near Langley
The bull is a Belted Galloway. The Belted Galloway Cattle Society says that "Belted Galloways are a hardy breed that originated on the exposed uplands of Galloway, in the south west of Scotland. Colours are black, dun, or red, all with the characteristic white belt, which completely encircles the body. These naturally polled hill cattle are eminently suited for converting rough grazing into lean meat. Their double coat of long hair, to shed the rain, and soft undercoat, for warmth, eliminates the need for expensive housing." For more information, see LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 27 November, 2007
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Pasture land   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 820 613 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.8103N 2:16.8774W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 821 614
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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