NY9913 : Bowes Castle

taken 2 years ago, near to Bowes, County Durham, England

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Bowes Castle
Bowes Castle
The stone castle replaced an earlier wooden structure in the 1170s on the orders of Henry II in anticipation of Scottish attack in the years before the 'Great Revolt'. The ruins are managed by English Heritage, who give a short history here: LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 January, 2022   (more nearby)
Sunday, 6 February, 2022
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9921 1348 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.9971N 2:0.8229W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 99193 13471
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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