TQ7634 : Cowl of Charity Farm Oast

taken 8 years ago, near to Hartley, Kent, Great Britain

Cowl of Charity Farm Oast
Cowl of Charity Farm Oast
Depicting a chicken.

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Charity Farm Oast
Single square kiln oast house. A chicken sits proudly on the vane, presumably as Charity farm was once bred chickens, as some old chicken house can still be seen.

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Oast House Cowls & Ventilators, close up
The cowl was fitted to the top of the kiln roof of an oast house. It pivoted with the wind to allow the hot air from the fired kiln below to be drawn through the hops and out through the top. Read more about cowls LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Friday, 2 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Friday, 2 July, 2010
Primary Subject of Photo
Oast House 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 766 344 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.9135N 0:31.2723E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 766 344
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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