ST3147 : The cattle have long gone

taken 4 years ago, near to Highbridge, Somerset, Great Britain

The cattle have long gone
The cattle have long gone
The old cattle market in Highbridge closed many years ago. The area, at the rear of the former Highbridge Hotel, was purchased and filled in (as it is part of the River Brue). The river bed was covered with wattle hurdles, then large stones from a quarry, followed by smaller waste and then more hurdles. Once the new land had settled it took all the weight of many lorry-loads of animals. See ST3147 : Heartbreak hotel for the fašade of the hotel.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 1 October, 2013
Category
Cattle market (former)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3183 4719 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.1892N 2:58.6492W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 3185 4721
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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