Pictures of England
Follow us:
facebook twitter instagram
Photographers - Upload your own photos of England to create your own Pictures of England gallery


Enjoy the Pictures of England website? please help us to keep it online by donating today.
Thanks for your kind support

England Articles

A picture tour of Barnack Hills & Holes NNR - a Nature Reserve in the town of Barnack, in the county of Cambridgeshire
Barnack Hills & Holes in winter scenery .
Barnack Hills & Holes in winter scenery . - by Zbigniew Siwik ©
Share the beauty of England..
Please help support this site - Thank you
Enjoy this site? Please help support us by making a donation. Thank you. Member Login

You are not logged in.


Not registered yet? Click here to join!


5 stars
Photographer: © Zbigniew Siwik (Gallery)(29th January 2016)

Barnack Hills & Holes in winter scenery .

Barnack Hills and Holes , otherwise known as Hills and Hollows this is a National Nature Reserve . Its undulating mounds are the result of limestone quarrying in medieval times. The stone that was quarried here was Lincolnshire Limestone from the Jurassic period (205-142 million years ago). Known as Barnack Rag, it is a buff-yellow limestone that has been extensively quarried in the area since Roman times and was used in the construction of many of the local village houses and most impressively for both Peterborough and Ely Cathedrals.
More pictures of Barnack Hills & Holes NNR by Zbigniew Siwik...

This image also features in..

Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 5D
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 70 mm, Aperture: f 6.4, ISO: 320, Exposure time: 1/40 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: January 17, 2016, 8:25 am
ImageID:1199467, Image size: 4368 x 2912 pixels

This image is available to purchase and is part of our Barnack Hills & Holes NNR Stock Photos Collection.

 Restricted free use  Wallpaper Background Image

 restricted free use  Wallpaper

5 stars
Comment by Pat TroutPremier Member! Click for more info..(1st February 2016)

Wonderful pic Zbig

pictures by this user   user profile   user contact

5 stars
Comment by Rod BurkeyPremier Member! Click for more info..(4th February 2016)

Great picture as usual from you Zbigniew. Hope this kind of work is the inspiration is deserves to be.

pictures by this user   user profile   user contact

5 stars
Comment by James Prescott(6th February 2016)

Nice picture Zbigniew and well documented

pictures by this user   user profile   user contact

Please add a comment..

Please login to make a comment on this picture