SU0231 : Kissing gate, Baverstock

taken 7 years ago, near to Baverstock, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Kissing gate, Baverstock
Kissing gate, Baverstock
The kissing gate allows entry to the churchyard.
The kissing gate is a traditional gate hung in a U or V shape that allows one person to pass at a time. In order for one person to pass fully through the gate they have to close it on the next person. Legend has it that at this point, when the two are on either side of the gate, the person in front ‘refuses’ entry to the second person until presented with a kiss.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 June, 2010   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 17 June, 2010
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Kissing gate   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 02845 31582 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.0130N 1:57.6456W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 02845 31582
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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