ST6601 : The Pitchmarket - Cerne Abbas

taken 12 years ago, near to Cerne Abbas, Dorset, Great Britain

The Pitchmarket - Cerne Abbas
The Pitchmarket - Cerne Abbas
A row of Tudor timber framed buildings stand in Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas. They are called the Pitchmarket. Dating from the early C16, it gets its name from the market once held outside, where millers 'pitched' for corn. Thomas Washington, the uncle of George Washington is reputed to have lived there.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 November, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 November, 2009
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Timber framed house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 665 012 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.5789N 2:28.5755W
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 665 012
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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