SJ9593 : Booths Well 2017: Detail

taken 4 months ago, near to Gee Cross, Tameside, Great Britain

Booths Well 2017: Detail
Booths Well 2017: Detail
Detail of a panel in the 2017 Booths Well dressing SJ9593 : Booths Well 2017.
Gee Cross Well Dressing
Although well-dressing is a custom mostly confined to Derbyshire, it can be seen in adjacent counties too. Well dressing celebrations were held regularly in Gee Cross from the 1820s until 1878. The custom was revived by the local Women's Institute in 2000.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 July, 2017
Geographical Context
People, Events 
Place (from Tags)
Gee Cross 
Date (from Tags)
2017 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9535 9330 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.1875N 2:4.2877W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9535 9330
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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