Bamburgh Castle Sky

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Built on a basalt outcrop overlooking the North Sea, Bamburgh Castle has a Norman core, with the keep probably added by Henry II in the twelfth century.

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Comments (8)

Pete Taylor on September 16, 2011

A very windy morning on the beautiful North Sea beach at Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland.

nino evola on September 17, 2011

Beautiful castle and excellent composition

like/1

Best regards from italy

Nino

行者无路 on September 17, 2011

Very nice shot !!! Like

Best greetings from China !行者无路

Georgi Todorov on September 17, 2011

Fantastic shot, Pete!LIKE+YS

Pete Taylor on September 20, 2011

Many thanks Nino,行者无路 and Georgi for your kind comments. Bamburgh Castle has a rich history, with a fortification on this rocky knoll by the sea since before the time of King Alfred of Wessex more than a thousand years ago. The castle is currently privately owned and is open to the public as a tourist attraction.

Best regards

Pete

Oleg Timofeev on September 21, 2011

This is stunning place, very impressive picture! Like & Best wishes from Russia, Oleg

HeléneS-Panoramio YE… on December 7, 2011

Also been here (1979). Like!

Pete Taylor on January 6, 2013

Many thanks Oleg and Helene for your kind comments, much appreciated.

Pete

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Pete Taylor
Reading, United Kingdom

Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 16, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Pete Taylor
    • Camera: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
    • Taken on 2011/08/28 10:28:37
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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