NY7728 : Meldon Hall & Cow Green Reservoir

taken 3 months ago, near to Dufton Fell [hill or Mountain], Cumbria, Great Britain

Meldon Hall & Cow Green Reservoir
Meldon Hall & Cow Green Reservoir
Not much has changed here since Andrew Smith took this Link
The sheep are still using the old walls to shelter as can be seen by the nettles.
Shown on Jeffery's 1770 map of Westmorland the building could date to the 1690s when the area was part of the 'Forrest of Meldon' as a hunting lodge.
It has been marked as a ruin since at least the 1860s.
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 July, 2020   (more nearby)
Saturday, 25 July, 2020
Geographical Context
Uplands  Housing, Dwellings  Derelict, Disused  Water resources  Moorland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7763 2895 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.3086N 2:20.8946W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7759 2893
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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