TM4890 : Car Wash at Barnby

taken 7 years ago, near to Barnby, Suffolk, Great Britain

Car Wash at Barnby
Car Wash at Barnby
The car site was a Public House in the 1950 called 'The Blind Man's Gate'. It stood empty for many years before it became a Garage and Petrol Station. When petrol started to be sold at Supermarkets it ceased selling fuel and became a Service Station for a few years before that too closed. Two people have tried using it for Car Sales but those too failed to make a financial success, until this car wash was established a few years ago.
Note: I have been informed that 'A Blind Man's Gate' was hung above a path so a blind man wouldn't have to negotiate it.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Adrian S Pye and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TM4890, 14 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 8 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 July, 2010
Category
Car wash   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 487 905 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.3672N 1:39.5821E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 486 905
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 74 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register