SK9215 : Fingerpost

taken 2 months ago, near to Greetham, Rutland, Great Britain

Fingerpost
Fingerpost
Two fingers - one for the county council public footpath and one for the Viking Way
The Viking Way

The Way is so named because it crosses an area which was occupied by Norse invaders. From the banks of the River Humber it crosses the Lincolnshire Wolds to Caistor, then along the Bain valley to Horncastle from where the Spa Trail is followed along the trackbed of a former railway to Woodhall Spa and along the Witham Valley, crossing flat fenland to Lincoln. Turning along the limestone escarpment of Lincoln Cliff and over Lincoln Heath, the route of the prehistoric Sewstern Lane is traced to reach Woolsthorpe Locks on the Grantham Canal. Another section of Sewstern Lane and other old tracks are followed to Thistleton from where the Way takes field-paths and lanes past Greetham, Exton and Rutland Water. At Oakham it links with the Macmillan Way and the Hereward Way.
Paths are marked with a Viking helmet on a yellow disc.

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Date Taken
Monday, 31 May, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 June, 2021
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths 
Long Distance Path (from Tags)
Viking Way 
Near (from Tags)
Greetham 
Season (from Tags)
Summer 
Primary Subject of Photo
Signpost 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 9281 1546 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.7297N 0:37.6256W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 9280 1546
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Long Distance Path  Early Summer  Hedgerow 

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