SCRCA Image: 247780_2011-04-08_MRH_Ribblehead-Viaduct-and-Batty Green-Site_From-E

Image
Ribblehead Viaduct and site of Batty Wife Hole and Batty Green navvy settlements
Image Details
Brief description of image
Ribblehead Viaduct and site of Batty Wife Hole and Batty Green navvy settlements
Image Type
1: Context views
Image Contributor
SCRCA Project Contributor: Mark R. Harvey
Contributor's Reference
AEY_074_AEZ_001
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Image Notes

The title on the annotated image reads:

  • Ribblehead Viaduct from the east

The caption below the image reads:

  • Foreground: Part of the site of the navvy settlement “Batty Wife Hole” (and the spring from which it gained its name).

  • Middleground: The site of the navvy settlement “Batty Green” (beyond the road).

  • Background: Ribblehead Viaduct, with Whernside (736m) beyond.