NZ2221 : Footpath to Elm Grange, Houghton-le-Side

taken 12 years ago, near to Houghton-le-Side, Darlington, England

Footpath to Elm Grange, Houghton-le-Side
Footpath to Elm Grange, Houghton-le-Side
White painted properties are owned by the Raby estate. The story is that one of the Raby family got lost, but couldn't ask for directions because they couldn't tell whether or not the locals were their tenants. From that point on, all Raby tenanted property has been painted white.

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Geographical Context: Paths Village, Rural settlement Colour: White Path: Footpath Sign: Public Footpath other tags: Hamlet Farm Gates Footpath Footpath Entrance Public Footpath Public Footpath Sign Public Footpath Entrance Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Raby Tenanted Property has been Painted White [3] ·
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NZ2221, 26 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Christine Johnstone   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 October, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2251 2176 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.4320N 1:39.1903W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2249 2175
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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