TQ6636 : Unconverted Oast House at Furnace Mill, Lamberhurst

near to The Down, Kent, Great Britain

Unconverted Oast House at Furnace Mill, Lamberhurst
Unconverted Oast House at Furnace Mill, Lamberhurst
Mid c19, single round kiln oast house.

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Furnace Mill Oast House
Mid C19, single round kiln oast house.

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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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2008
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TQ6636, 63 images   (more nearby)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 21 May, 2008   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 21 May, 2008
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Housing, Dwellings 
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Oast House 
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Oast house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6614 3617 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:6.0458N 0:22.2918E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6610 3618
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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