SE6052 : Ice House near Monk Bar

taken 10 years ago, near to York, Great Britain

Ice House near Monk Bar
Ice House near Monk Bar
A brick ice house of circa 1800 built into the rampart on the north side of the city wall near Monk Bar. Inside is a pit some 6m deep, in which ice was stored for the use of the city's fishmongers. Ice would have been collected in winter from the Ouse, or possibly from the Foss, which is nearer.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Saturday, 26 January, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 606 522 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.7404N 1:4.6524W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 605 522
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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