SS8846 : The Royal Oak, High St, Porlock

taken 8 years ago, near to Porlock, Somerset, Great Britain

The Royal Oak, High St, Porlock
The Royal Oak, High St, Porlock
Porlock
Porlock is a small village on the A39 at the foot of the infamous Porlock Hill. The village is below Exmoor and has views over Porlock Bay. The village has a good range of services, mostly geared toward tourists. A recent survey identified that the village has the most elderly population in the country.
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Royal Oak pubs
The third most popular pub name, it became popular after Charles II escaped during the English Civil War by hiding behind an Oak tree.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 31 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 12 January, 2010
Category
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 887 467 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.5608N 3:35.6830W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 886 467
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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