NT8964 : Gate on the path to Coldingham

taken 6 years ago, near to Cairncross, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Gate on the path to Coldingham
Gate on the path to Coldingham
The kissing gate gives walkers access to the path to Coldingham.

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
Friday, 8 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 9 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Boundary, Barrier 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8937 6483 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:52.5906N 2:10.2880W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8937 6483
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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