SO7067 : Disused hop field by Upper Ridney

taken 3 years ago, near to Orleton, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Disused hop field by Upper Ridney
Disused hop field by Upper Ridney
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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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 705 675 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.3217N 2:25.9828W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 705 677
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