TA0816 : Bloody Gate, Wootton, detail

taken 7 years ago, near to Wootton, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Bloody Gate, Wootton, detail
Bloody Gate, Wootton, detail
The plaque reads : "Bloody Gate" so called until 1825 when the original public way from Wootton to Thornton was superseded by the existing road.
It still doesn't answer the question though: Why Bloody Gate ?
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 23 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0877 1618 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.8513N 0:21.3971W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 0877 1617
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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