ST4500 : Village hall, Stoke Abbott

taken 1 year ago, near to Stoke Abbott, Dorset, Great Britain

Village hall, Stoke Abbott
Village hall, Stoke Abbott
Just north of the church, this was once the village school, "erected in 1858" LinkExternal link , as the plaque on the left, shown in ST4500 : St Mary, Stoke Abbott: memorial (v), suggests. Coincidentally (one assumes) this was the date "of the last murder in Dorset for which the perpetrator was hanged in public" LinkExternal link , which also took place in this village.
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 3 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Public buildings and spaces  Educational sites 
Former (from Tags)
Village School 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4536 0061 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.1475N 2:46.6048W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4537 0061
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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