ST5545 : Sizzler & Penniless Gate

taken 12 years ago, near to Wells, Somerset, Great Britain

Sizzler & Penniless Gate
Sizzler & Penniless Gate
The medieval tower in the background is the Penniless Gate in Wells built by Bishop Beckington (Not the Baby Eating Bishop of Bath and Wells!) in 1450 to give shelter for beggars, the cacophony creating contraption in the foreground was part of Wells May fair.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 May, 2006
Category
Fair   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 551 458 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.5778N 2:38.6487W
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