NU2416 : Kissing gate near Longhoughton

taken 7 years ago, near to Littlehoughton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Kissing gate near Longhoughton
Kissing gate near Longhoughton
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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NU2416, 19 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Boundary, Barrier 
Place (from Tags)
Longhoughton 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2436 1660 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:26.5605N 1:36.9900W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2436 1660
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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