NU1341 : Looking down from the castle

taken 2 years ago, near to Holy Island, Northumberland, Great Britain

Looking down from the castle
Looking down from the castle
The view from the Upper Battery in Lindisfarne Castle.
Holy Island (Lindisfarne) :: NU1242

Holy Island is a small Island off the coast of Northumberland. It is cut off from the mainland by tides on a daily basis. The island has a long and rich history stretching back to Anglo-Saxon times. The island possesses both a priory and castle. Website: LinkExternal link

Lindisfarne Castle

Lindisfarne Castle sits on a rocky crag created by a dyke associated with the intrusion of the Whin Sill. Originally a Tudor fort, it was converted into a private house in 1903 by the young Edwin Lutyens. Now managed by the National Trust.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 August, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Islands 
Primary Subject of Photo
Island 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 1349 4172 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.1281N 1:47.2262W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 13607 41747
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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