TQ8130 : Springhill Oast, Standen Street, Benenden, Kent

taken 9 years ago, near to Iden Green, Kent, Great Britain

Springhill Oast, Standen Street, Benenden, Kent
Springhill Oast, Standen Street, Benenden, Kent
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
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TQ8130, 10 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 5 March, 2008
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Housing, Dwellings 
Primary Subject of Photo
Oast House 
Category
Oast house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 810 303 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:2.6112N 0:34.8880E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 809 301
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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