SE2768 : Coiled-straw skeps, Swanley Grange

taken 1 year ago, near to Aldfield, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Coiled-straw skeps, Swanley Grange
Coiled-straw skeps, Swanley Grange
The monks of Fountains Abbey would have made 'skeps' to keep bees for their honey for use in honeyed wines, mead, and for sweetening food along with wax for making candles.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths  Educational sites  Country estates  People, Events 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bee 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2726 6841 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:6.6511N 1:35.0717W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 27264 68424
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