SU1789 : Vandalised beekeeper's hut, Stanton Park

taken 2 months ago, near to Stanton Fitzwarren, Swindon, Great Britain

Vandalised beekeeper's hut, Stanton Park
Vandalised beekeeper's hut, Stanton Park
89 year old beekeeper Ron Hoskins spent 20 years searching for a treatment for varroa in bees, but his work was destroyed in one night by vandals setting fire to his sheds and greenhouse. Luckily the bees survived, but much valuable equipment was destroyed. A fund set up to replace it has raised thousands of pounds. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 31 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 1 April, 2020
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1746 8992 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.4708N 1:44.9561W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1748 8992
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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