SK3998 : The Vinegar Stone

taken 9 years ago, near to Wentworth, Rotherham, Great Britain

The Vinegar Stone
The Vinegar Stone
This strange object called the Vinegar Stone is located in the undergrowth immediately to the right when passing through the stile off the road leading to the Needles Eye folly. Apparently, during the plague, vinegar was put in the top and money for goods and any change was placed in the vinegar to act as a disinfectant and so prevent the spread of the disease.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Monday, 25 May, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 397 987 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.0600N 1:24.1470W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 397 987
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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