NZ0314 : Thirtysixth night in Boldron

taken 8 years ago, near to Boldron, County Durham, Great Britain

Thirtysixth night in Boldron
Thirtysixth night in Boldron
Work continues apace to remove the christmas tree from the village green before January is out. Challenged with "Goodness, is it twelfth night already ?" a Parish Council spokesman replied "It's Candlemass - we've missed twelfth night". I didn't want to argue with that - he, after all, had the chainsaw ! A large excavator was originally used to lower the tree into its hole in the ground (much reinforced after last year's tree blew over before christmas), but the cheap solution for taking it down seems to be to reduce it to kit (or compostable) form with big loppers and a saw. At least it hasn't dropped its needles everywhere like an indoor tree.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 January, 2010   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 30 January, 2010
Category
Christmas decorations   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0352 1430 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.4386N 1:56.8277W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0355 1429
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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