NZ5301 : Gate Post, Raisdale

near to Chop Gate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Gate Post, Raisdale
Gate Post, Raisdale
The old stone gate post shows a tradition method used in the North York Moors of gating. L shaped notches, three in this case, can be seen cut into the post. The opposite post would have three square notches. Beams of wood would then be slipped into the notches to prevent stock escaping.
Photo is looking north east up Raisdale.
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Saturday, 17 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 17 September, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 538 010 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:24.0978N 1:10.3663W
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