2015

NZ2465 : The Hoppings, Newcastle Town Moor

taken 9 years ago, near to Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

The Hoppings, Newcastle Town Moor
The Hoppings, Newcastle Town Moor
Established in 1882 as a temperance festival to replace Newcastle Races that had transferred to High Gosforth Park. Held annually in the last week of June.

The southern end is traditionally home to traditional gypsy caravans and fortune tellers.

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Geographical Context: Sport, Leisure Suburb, Urban fringe Primary Subject: Fair
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NZ2465, 272 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anthony Foster   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 27 June, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 August, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2471 6586 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.2036N 1:36.9232W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2468 6589
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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