SK5855 : Main Street, Blidworth, Notts

taken 6 years ago, near to Blidworth, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Main Street, Blidworth, Notts.
Main Street, Blidworth, Notts.
Situated at the junction of Main Street and Field Lane (the latter leading to Blidworth Bottoms) the Black Bull Public House and Bistro dates back to the C17th. In 1878 it became the property of Shipstones and this partnership continued until 1978 when Shipstone & Sons - brewers between 1852 and 1991 - were taken over by Greenalls of Warrington. It seems that several transfers of ownership followed until autumn 2012 when it came back into private ownership. This is 'almost' the highest point in the village although this road (the B6020) passes the Parish Church - which is situated at an even higher point - before it descends towards Ravenshead. Most of the village is located at lower levels, behind the photographer.
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SK5855, 35 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 December, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road Junction 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5884 5568 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.7055N 1:7.3664W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5884 5569
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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