SK7699 : The Loco on Hood Day

taken 11 years ago, near to Haxey, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

The Loco on Hood Day
The Loco on Hood Day
Vast quantities of alcohol are consumed in Haxey every 6th January as the ancient ritual of the Haxey Hood takes place. Four pubs vie for possession of the Hood - here the Loco, about an hour before the fool's speech and about three hours before 'the sway'.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 16 January, 2007
Category
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 766 998 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.3982N 0:50.7907W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 767 998
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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