TQ8350 : Hop Garden off Morry Lane

taken 7 years ago, near to Kingswood, Kent, Great Britain

Hop Garden off Morry Lane
Hop Garden off Morry Lane
A modern low hop garden. Traditional hop gardens were twice this height.
Hop fields
A traditional Hop Field, or Hop Garden, was formed by rows of poles or strings 16 feet high. Modern fields are about 10 feet high. The hop plant starts growing in spring and grows up the pole or string, until September when it is harvested. Hops are dried and used for flavouring beer. …read more LinkExternal link
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TQ8350, 15 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 June, 2010
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Field 
Category
Hops, hop poles, hop fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 838 501 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.2517N 0:37.8459E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 838 500
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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