TQ8636 : Hop Garden, Bugglesden Road, near Biddenden

taken 11 years ago, near to St Michaels, Kent, Great Britain

Hop Garden, Bugglesden Road, near Biddenden
Hop Garden, Bugglesden Road, near Biddenden
The hop picking season starts in September.

These are taken to the nearby TQ8736 : Oast House at Haffenden Farm, Bugglesden Road, St Michaels, Kent
Hop fields
A traditional Hop Field, or Hop Garden, was formed by rows of poles or strings 16 feet high. Modern fields are about 10 feet high. The hop plant starts growing in spring and grows up the pole or string, until September when it is harvested. Hops are dried and used for flavouring beer. …read more LinkExternal link
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TQ8636, 20 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 August, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 February, 2007
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Field 
Category
Hops, hop poles, hop fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8678 3619 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:5.6758N 0:39.9606E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8684 3617
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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