NS3206 : King Street, Crosshill

taken 10 years ago, near to Crosshill, South Ayrshire, Great Britain

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King Street, Crosshill
King Street, Crosshill
The tall building comprises the village Post Office and some houses. The single storey building is a traditional terraced cottage which (I think!) is an old weaver's cottage. Crosshill grew as a weaving village in the early 1800s. The extra window near the door suggests that this was indeed a weaving cottage. The weavers needed as much light as possible and the loom would be located close to this extra window.
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NS3206, 161 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 8 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 March, 2009
Category
Street   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 325 066 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:19.5292N 4:38.4918W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 325 066
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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