TQ7645 : Cowl of Wanhurst Oast House

taken 11 years ago, near to Milebush, Kent, Great Britain

Cowl of Wanhurst Oast House
Cowl of Wanhurst Oast House
Now depicting a Liver Bird icon. The Liver Bird is the symbol of the city of Liverpool.
This earlier photo shows a pig TQ7645 : Wanhurst Oast House, Battle Road, Wanhurst Green, Marden, Kent
Wanhurst Oast
Single round kiln oast house. Small kiln indicates an early oast house, though roundel possibly has been rebuilt at some point.
Oast House Cowls & Ventilators, close up
The cowl was fitted to the top of the kiln roof of an oast house. It pivoted with the wind to allow the hot air from the fired kiln below to be drawn through the hops and out through the top. Read more about cowls LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Monday, 5 October, 2009
Primary Subject of Photo
Oast House 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 763 453 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:10.8119N 0:31.2591E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 763 453
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Kiln  Oast House  Oast  Dragon  Cowl  Oasts  Vane  Icon 

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