TQ7441 : Hop Field at Huggins Farm

taken 12 years ago, near to Curtisden Green, Kent, Great Britain

Hop Field at Huggins Farm
Hop Field at Huggins Farm
Off Sherenden Lane.
Hop fields

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 Link

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TQ7441, 24 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
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Date Taken
Thursday, 6 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 May, 2010
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Field 
Category
Hops, hop poles, hop fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 749 417 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:8.9073N 0:29.9885E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 749 418
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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