SK6224 : Prepare for lift-off

taken 7 years ago, near to Wymeswold, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Prepare for lift-off
Prepare for lift-off
Hot air balloon being inflated near Turnpost Farm. Even though it was below freezing, conditions were perfect with almost no breeze and clear skies. Note the fellow on the left holding on to the rope attached to the top of the balloon to stop it moving too much as the burner is fired.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 3 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 621 243 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.7818N 1:4.7521W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 620 242
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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