NZ2221 : The Green, Houghton-le-Side

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

The Green, Houghton-le-Side
The Green, 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: Village, Rural settlement Junction: Minor Roads Colour: White other tags: Minor Road Junction Hamlet Village Green 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 224 218 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.4537N 1:39.2365W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 225 217
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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