SU1821 : The Wooden Spoon, Downton

taken 11 years ago, near to Downton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

The Wooden Spoon, Downton
The Wooden Spoon, Downton
This is one of the newer inns of Downton, built in the late 18th century, and appropriately named the New Inn. In the 1960s it was taken over by Whitbreads, and they wished to rename it. At this time there was much local dispute and stirring up of feelings, so they decided upon the name of the Wooden Spoon. As far as the landlord knows, it is the only public house of this name in the country.
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 February, 2007
Category
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 181 215 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:59.5623N 1:44.5829W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 181 215
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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