TQ6445 : Hop Processing Building at Finches Farm

taken 14 years ago, near to Five Oak Green, Kent, Great Britain

Hop Processing Building at Finches Farm
Hop Processing Building at Finches Farm
The hops bines are brought here for the hops flowers to separated from the bines. The tractor goes under the covered area where the hops are hooked to the hanging converyor. The building is full of machinery to do what once would have been done by tens or hundreds or hop pickers in the field.
Once processed they are then taken to the oast house to be dried.
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TQ6445, 126 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
April 2003   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 October, 2009
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Field 
Category
Hops, hop poles, hop fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 643 454 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.0635N 0:20.9952E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 643 454
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Hop Picking  Processing  Drying  Bruff  Hops 

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