The Centre of Yorkshire

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Comments (3)

ERNIE EARNSHAW on August 30, 2009

Hello Keith,Why is this trig point the centre of yorkshire???????

Keith Ruffles on September 3, 2009

Hello Ernie, The truth is - it probabaly isn't. But local legend has it that pre-1974, when local boundaries were changed, this point did indeed mark the centre of Yorkshire.

Or so I've been told :)

ERNIE EARNSHAW on September 3, 2009


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Photo taken in Saxton with Scarthingwell, North Yorkshire, UK

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  • Uploaded on August 26, 2008
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    by Keith Ruffles
    • Camera: Vivitar Vivicam3815
    • Taken on 2004/01/05 06:54:08
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/98)
    • Focal Length: 5.03mm
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