TL5963 : North-west on The Devil's Dyke

taken 12 days ago, near to Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

North-west on The Devil's Dyke
North-west on The Devil's Dyke
At 7 miles (12km) long The Devil's Dyke is the longest and largest of Cambridgeshire's Anglo-Saxon defensive ramparts, which date from the 6th and 7th centuries. It stretches from the edge of the fens at Reach (ahead) across Newmarket Heath to what was once the edge of impenetrable forest at Wood Ditton. On this stretch the ditch is shallower and the bank lower than they are elsewhere.
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TL5963, 35 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 September, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 September, 2020
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Air, Sky, Weather 
Place (from Tags)
Cambridgeshire 
Season (from Tags)
Autumn 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5908 6388 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:15.0062N 0:19.7354E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5911 6385
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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