SX9272 : Green seat against the wall to the allotments

taken 6 years ago, near to Shaldon, Devon, Great Britain

Green seat against the wall to the allotments
Green seat against the wall to the allotments
A classic design in concrete and timber. Many examples have survived for decades because they are almost, as some would say, bomb-proof.
King George's Fields
As a memorial to King George V after his death in 1936, a foundation was established to give capital grants to towns and villages for the provision of playing fields: "any open space used for the purpose of outdoor games, sports and pastimes." All sites were to be called 'King George’s Field' and distinguished by heraldic panels that were usually displayed at a specially designed entrance. 471 schemes in the UK received grants from the Foundation. In 1965 the responsibility for establishing and preserving King George's Fields passed to the National Playing Fields Association. LinkExternal link
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 January, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Village, Rural settlement  Park and Public Gardens 
Colour (from Tags)
Green 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9289 7237 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:32.4755N 3:30.7761W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9289 7237
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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