ST8585 : Rattlebone Inn, Sherston

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

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Rattlebone Inn, Sherston
Rattlebone Inn, Sherston
The pub's website LinkExternal link says "The Rattlebone is a beautiful 16th century village pub with roaring fires in the Winter, lots of nooks and crannies, and character coming out of every crack in the walls. We even have a ghost!"

The Youngs brewery website LinkExternal link says "The pub is named after John Rattlebone who was fatally wounded in the Battle of Sherston in 1016 when he fought alongside Edmund Ironside and defeated King Canute. The legend tells that after he was fatally wounded in the stomache, he picked up a slab of stone from the quarry outside the village to stop the flow of blood and fought on until the end!"
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 1 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Sunday, 8 July, 2007
Public house > Public house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 853 859 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.3066N 2:12.7320W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 853 858
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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