TQ6245 : Hopper Huts near Bank Farm, Sherenden Road, Tudeley, Kent

taken 10 years ago, near to Crockhurst Street, Kent, Great Britain

Hopper Huts near Bank Farm, Sherenden Road, Tudeley, Kent
Hopper Huts near Bank Farm, Sherenden Road, Tudeley, Kent
Hopper huts were primitive buildings which hop picking families would stay in during the hop picking season in September, during the 18th century and early 20th century. Usually built of corrugated metal around a basic timber frame, more wealthy farmers built them out of brick, and may even have included a small fireplace and chimney.

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TQ6245, 317 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 September, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 16 February, 2009
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Hut 
Category
Hoppers' huts   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6269 4532 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.0377N 0:19.5858E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6276 4528
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Derelict  Disused  Accommodation  Oast House  Beer  Hop Picking  Pickers  Londoners  Hoppers Huts 

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