J2725 : Batt's Wall on the northern slopes of Slieve Muck

taken 8 years ago, 6 km from Kilcoo, Northern Ireland

Batt's Wall on the northern slopes of Slieve Muck
Batt's Wall on the northern slopes of Slieve Muck
Batt's Wall is a dry stone wall in the western Mourne Mountains. It was built by Narcissus Batt of Purdysburn during the famine years in the mid 19th Century, probably as a work relief project. The wall runs from Tievedockdaragh to Slieve Muck.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 21 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Uplands  Boundary, Barrier 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 275 251 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.5951N 6:2.9151W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 273 252
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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