HY3705 : Peat stooks

taken 10 years ago, near to Hobbister, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Peat stooks
Peat stooks
The more traditional way of finishing peats is to arrange them into small 'stooks'.
These are almost ready for the fire, though they will be kept in store for the following year.
These lightweight peats are of low quality but make for very bright fires owing to the dried vegetation fibres.
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HY3705, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 March, 2011
Category
Farming > Peat stacks   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 378 055 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:55.9443N 3:4.8829W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HY 378 055
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Peat Bank  Peat  Peat Cutting  Peat Works 

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