2010

TQ9920 : Sheep and Lamb near Scotney Court Farm

taken 14 years ago, 4 km ENE of Camber, East Sussex, England

Sheep and Lamb near Scotney Court Farm
Sheep and Lamb near Scotney Court Farm
Little Cheyne Court wind farm to the rear.
Little Cheyne Court wind farm :: TQ9821

The wind farm sits on land at Little Cheyne Court on the Romney Marshes East of Rye and North of Camber, in East Sussex near the Kent border.

Each of the 26 Nordex N90 wind turbines at the site is 377ft (115m) high and weighs over 275 tonnes. The site was built by Npower at a cost of 50 million, and was officially opened in 2009. When it opened it was the biggest onshore wind farm in England, though larger farms were opened soon after. The wind farm only provides electricity to for up to 33,000 homes.


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Geographical Context: Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening Primary Subject: Sheep Category: Sheep
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Little Cheyne Court Wind Farm [3] · Sheep [3] ·
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TQ9920, 10 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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Oast House Archive   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 23 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 23 May, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 997 201 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:56.7751N 0:50.5561E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 998 201
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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