NZ2742 : Steps to the market place

taken 16 years ago, near to Durham, County Durham, England

Steps to the market place
Steps to the market place
These steep steps rise from Millburngate Bridge to the market place, round the back of St Nicholas church. Legend has it that the Archbishop of York fled down these steps to escape a mob after he had excommunicated the Prior of Durham in 1283.

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Geographical Context: City, Town centre Paths Category: Steps other tags: Steps Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Durham [1098] · Bridge [295] · St [122] · Market Place [76] ·
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Thursday, 25 September, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 274 426 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:46.6704N 1:34.5330W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 273 426
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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