SO6842 : Hop yard at Cold Green Farm

taken 1 year ago, near to Staplow, Herefordshire, Great Britain

Hop yard at Cold Green Farm
Hop yard at Cold Green Farm
See LinkExternal link for the same view taken at the same time of year in 1986. There used to be hop poles in the field to the left of the track also. These have now been pulled up and hop-growing seems to be declining in this area. The female hop-picker from '86 agreed to re-pose for this picture. Attempts to locate her male co-worker proved unsuccessful.

(The Malvern Hills are visible in the background here. In the 1986 photo they are difficult to make out)
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SO6842, 16 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Crop (from Tags)
Hops 
Primary Subject of Photo
Farm 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6844 4261 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:4.8564N 2:27.7171W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 6841 4259
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Hops  Hops Support Poles 

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