TG2423 : Crinkle-crankle wall

near to Lamas, Norfolk, Great Britain

Crinkle-crankle wall
Crinkle-crankle wall
This mid 18th century red-brick crinkle-crankle wall surrounds > TG2423 : Burgh House and forms the southern boundary of St Andrew's > LinkExternal link churchyard. Crinkle-crankle walls were designed for growing fruit; their curving lines gave added strength, thus doing away with the need for buttressing. Other names for these constructions are serpentine or ribbon wall.
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2008
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Tuesday, 1 July, 2008   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 1 July, 2008
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Wall > Wall   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 245 231 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:45.5726N 1:19.5535E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TG 245 231
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