TQ4454 : Bee Bole on Cottage behind Quebec House

taken 9 years ago, near to Westerham, Kent, Great Britain

Bee Bole on Cottage behind Quebec House
Bee Bole on Cottage behind Quebec House
One of a row of three bee boles. For more information LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
Quebec House
A National Trust property since 1918 LinkExternal link

Building Grade I listed LinkExternal link Front wall is Grade II listed LinkExternal link
Bee Boles
A row of recesses, often in a south-facing garden wall or outbuilding. Each recess was big enough to hold a skep a coiled-straw hive used by beekeepers in Britain before the introduction of the modern wooden hive in the late 19th century.

Beeboles register LinkExternal link
National Trust
A National Trust is an organization dedicated to preserving the cultural or environmental treasures of a particular geographic region. They generally operate as private non-profit organizations, although some receive considerable support from their national government. The first such organization was the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, which is the National Trust of England, Wales and Northern Ireland, formed in 1895 and operating as a charitable organisation.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 10 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Sunday, 10 May, 2009
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Construction, Development 
Primary Subject of Photo
Building Detail 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4491 5407 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:16.0421N 0:4.5452E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4491 5407
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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