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Towton Battlefield K940712


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Filename: K940712.jpg

Size: 3788 x 4612 (20.1MB)

Date: 28th March 2008

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Photo Library

Source: English Heritage Images

Job Title: Photographer

© John Critchley. Source Historic England Archive

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Towton Battlefield K940712

TOWTON BATTLEFIELD, North Yorkshire. Site of battle of 1461. Stone cross and wheat field. Cereal grain

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Media ID 713413

© John Critchley. Source Historic England Archive

Arable Battle Field Farming Field Rural


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EDITORS COMMENTS
This print transports us to the historic Towton Battlefield in North Yorkshire, where a momentous battle took place in 1461. The image captures the essence of this significant site, showcasing a stone cross standing proudly amidst a vast wheat field. The juxtaposition of the ancient monument and the golden cereal grain creates a powerful visual narrative that speaks volumes about both past and present. The photograph beautifully encapsulates the rural charm of this battlefield turned arable land. It serves as a reminder that history is not confined to grand castles or palaces but can be found even in seemingly ordinary places like fields and farms. The tranquil beauty of this scene belies its violent past, reminding us that beneath our feet lie stories waiting to be discovered. John Critchley's expert composition allows us to appreciate every detail within the frame - from the weathered texture of the stone cross to each individual stalk swaying gently in the breeze. This attention to detail brings life and depth to an otherwise static subject matter. As we gaze upon this photo print, we are invited into a world where time stands still, allowing us to reflect on those who fought bravely on these very grounds centuries ago. It is through images like these that Historic England preserves our heritage and ensures that future generations can connect with their roots while appreciating nature's enduring beauty.

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