NZ0781 : Bolam Lake, January 1970 (2)

taken 52 years ago, 3 km from Middleton Bank Top, Northumberland, Great Britain

Bolam Lake, January 1970 (2)
Bolam Lake, January 1970 (2)
This is one of two photographs that I took of Bolam Lake on a gloomy afternoon in January 1970. Please see NZ0781 : Bolam Lake, January 1970 (1) for the other. Fifty years on and I am far from sure as to the viewpoint and subject! It could have been taken from the road running across the east end of the lake in NZ0881 or from the road along the south-west side of the lake in this grid square. I'm going to plump for the latter, and use the same camera location as the first one. I think that the wooded land in the mid-distance on the left must be the island mentioned in the description for the other photograph.

It would be great if someone could attempt to repeat the view!
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Date Taken
January 1970   (more nearby)
Monday, 28 December, 2020
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0799 8177 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:7.8143N 1:52.5739W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0788 8176
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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