J2625 : View east along Batt's Wall

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

View east along Batt's Wall
View east along Batt's Wall
Here the wall is descending the lower slopes of Pigeon Rock Mountain to cross the Moyad Road and then climb towards the summit of Slieve Muck.
Batt's Wall :: J2825

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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J2625, 30 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 22 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Uplands  Boundary, Barrier  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 269 253 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.6687N 6:3.4628W
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Irish: geotagged! J 267 253
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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