TR0458 : Hopper Huts near Boughton Court Farm

taken 8 years ago, near to Boughton Street, Kent, Great Britain

Hopper Huts near Boughton Court Farm
Hopper Huts near Boughton Court Farm
Hopper Huts
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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Date Taken
Tuesday, 22 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Friday, 25 September, 2009
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Hoppers' huts   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 0499 5841 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:17.2753N 0:56.3034E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 0493 5833
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Disused  Accommodation  Oast House  Beer  Hop Picking  Pickers  Hoppers Huts 

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