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Filename: 28981_018.jpg

Size: 5577 x 3722 (5.9MB)

Date: 26th May 2022

Source: Historic England

Credit: © Historic England Archive. Emm

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

Urgency (1-8) 5=normal: 5

Source: Historic England Archive

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Hadrians Wall Sycamore Gap 28981_018

Milecastle 39 and Sycamore Gap Tree on Hadrians Wall in the snow, Northumberland, 2018

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EDITORS COMMENTS
This aerial photograph, titled "Hadrian's Wall Sycamore Gap" captures the timeless beauty and historical significance of this iconic landmark. Taken by talented photographer Emma Trevarthen in 2018, it showcases Milecastle 39 and the majestic Sycamore Gap Tree standing tall amidst a blanket of snow in Northumberland. Hadrian's Wall, built during Roman times as a frontier defense, stretches across the rugged landscape for miles. This image perfectly encapsulates its grandeur and resilience against the test of time. The ancient stone wall stands proudly against nature's elements, symbolizing strength and protection. The focal point of this print is undoubtedly the magnificent Sycamore Gap Tree nestled within the snowy scenery. Its solitary presence adds an ethereal touch to an already breathtaking composition. Standing alone yet firmly rooted in history, it serves as a poignant reminder of human perseverance throughout centuries. Trevarthen's expert use of aerial photography allows viewers to appreciate not only the vastness but also intricate details that make Hadrian's Wall so remarkable. Every stone tells a story; every curve represents countless hours spent constructing this architectural marvel. As we gaze upon this mesmerizing image, we are transported back in time to an era where empires clashed and borders were fiercely defended. It reminds us that even amid adversity, humanity has always sought ways to protect what is dear - be it land or liberty. Emma Trevarthen's photographic masterpiece immortalizes Hadrian’s Wall with its powerful symbolism and natural spl

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