TQ5146 : Beckett's Oast, Beckett's Farm

taken 8 years ago, near to Chiddingstone Causeway, Kent, Great Britain

Beckett's Oast, Beckett's Farm
Beckett's Oast, Beckett's Farm
A two kiln, converted oast.
Becketts Oasts
Twin round kiln oast house.
Oast Houses
An Oast House is a building used to dry fresh hops before they are sent to the brewers, to be used for flavouring beer. A traditional Oast House consists of the 'oast' and the 'stowage'. The oast was a kiln, with a plenum chamber fired by charcoal at ground floor and the drying floor directly above. The steep pitched roof channelled the hot air through the hops to the top. The stowage, was the barn section, it had a cooling floor and press at first floor and storage area at ground floor. Read more LinkExternal link
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TQ5146, 239 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 28 January, 2010
Category
Oast house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 511 463 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.8041N 0:9.7307E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 511 464
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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