TQ5946 : The Chequers Inn, High St

taken 8 years ago, near to Tonbridge, Kent, Great Britain

The Chequers Inn, High St
The Chequers Inn, High St
Often derived from the coat of arms of a local landowner, this name and sign originated in ancient Rome when a chequer board indicated that a bar also provided banking services. The checked board was used as an aid to counting and is the origin of the word exchequer.

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TQ5946, 1260 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 October, 2009
Category
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 590 465 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.7788N 0:16.4712E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 590 465
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