TQ6538 : Waterfield Oast House, Perch Lane, near Lamberhurst, Kent

taken 11 years ago, near to Kipping's Cross, Kent, Great Britain

Waterfield Oast House, Perch Lane, near Lamberhurst, Kent
Waterfield Oast House, Perch Lane, near Lamberhurst, Kent
Twin round kiln oast house.
Oast Houses
An Oast House is a building used to dry fresh hops before they are sent to the brewers, to be used for flavouring beer. A traditional Oast House consists of the 'oast' and the 'stowage'. The oast was a kiln, with a plenum chamber fired by charcoal at ground floor and the drying floor directly above. The steep pitched roof channelled the hot air through the hops to the top. The stowage, was the barn section, it had a cooling floor and press at first floor and storage area at ground floor. Read more LinkExternal link
Waterfield Oast House
Twin round kiln oast house.
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TQ6538, 43 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 August, 2007
Primary Subject of Photo
Oast House 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6554 3827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:7.1882N 0:21.8359E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6540 3823
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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