TQ2349 : Windmill weather vane

taken 7 years ago, near to Buckland, Surrey, Great Britain

Windmill weather vane
Windmill weather vane
Weather vane on roof of Heathfield Lodge (see TQ2349 : Heathfield Lodge). I had originally assumed that the vane was intended to represent nearby Reigate Heath Windmill (see TQ2350 : Reigate Heath Windmill aka The Mill Church), but I was subsequently contacted by a former resident of the lodge to say that she had had it made in 1992 by a Sussex blacksmith to commemorate her husband's 50th birthday and the fact that it could represent the windmill on Reigate Heath was purely accidental.
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TQ2349, 68 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Place (from Tags)
Reigate  Reigate Heath 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 235 496 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.9763N 0:13.9394W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 235 497
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Heathfield  Lodge  Weather Vane 

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