Hop fields :: Shared Description

A traditional Hop Field, or Hop Garden, was formed by rows of poles or strings 16 feet high. Modern fields are about 10 feet high. The hop plant starts growing in spring and grows up the pole or string, until September when it is harvested. Hops are dried and used for flavouring beer. …read more LinkExternal link
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TQ6936 : Hop Garden at Little Scotney Farm by Oast House Archive
TR0457 : Hop Field near Selling by Oast House Archive
TQ8635 : Hop Field on Reader's Bridge Road, near Biddenden by Oast House Archive
TQ8739 : Hop Fields at Wagstaff Farm, Wagstaff Lane, Biddenden by Oast House Archive
TQ8630 : Hop Field near Friezingham Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ6936 : Hop Field near Little Scotney Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ7458 : Hops at The Museum of Kent Life by Oast House Archive
TQ7423 : Hop Field at Redlands Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ8636 : Hop Garden, Bugglesden Road, near Biddenden by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - April by Oast House Archive
TQ8350 : Hop Garden off Morry Lane by Oast House Archive
TQ8630 : Hop Garden near Friezingham Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - After Harvest by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - May by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - June by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - July by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - Summer Solstice by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - September by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Hop Garden, Hoad's Farm - August by Oast House Archive
TQ6939 : Hop poles between Lewes Heath and Hazel Street by N Chadwick
TQ6939 : Hop poles between Lewes Heath and Hazel Street (2) by N Chadwick
TQ6939 : High Weald Landscape Trail waymark in the hop fields by N Chadwick
TQ6939 : High Weald Landscape Trail through the hop fields by N Chadwick
TQ6939 : Hop poles between Lewes Heath and Hazel Street (3) by N Chadwick
TQ6939 : Hops between Lewes Heath and Hazel Street by N Chadwick

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Created: Mon, 9 Nov 2009, Updated: Mon, 14 May 2012

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