NZ3019 : Ketton Hall

taken 12 years ago, near to Barmpton, Darlington, Great Britain

Ketton Hall
Ketton Hall
Ketton Hall was the home of Charles Colling, a well-known stock breeder. In 1784 he is said to have paid eight guineas for a bull from a neighbouring farmer, and after naming it 'Hubback', he used it to breed Durham short-horns. He received the first ever 100-guinea fee paid for a Shorthorn and, when he gave up farming, his bull, 'Comet' fetched 1,000 guineas.
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NZ3019, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Sunday, 30 April, 2006   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 30 April, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 30 19 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:34.1884N 1:31.7858W
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