TR0266 : Harty Church

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Uplees, Kent, Great Britain

Harty Church
Harty Church
This is Harty church. The hamlet that it served has long gone. The building is a real architectural treasure; built in 1089 it is substantially unchanged, although much of the wood has been replaced over the centuries. In recent times the tower has had to have many wooden pantiles replaced after repeated attacks by woodpeckers. One remarkable feature is that despite being only yards from a local 240v power distribution line the church has no electricity and is lit by wick oil lamps and candles.
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TR0266, 98 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 August, 2005
Category
Church   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 023 662 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.5732N 0:54.2684E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 023 663
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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