TQ7826 : Hop field at Kitchenham Farm

taken 11 years ago, near to Bodiam, East Sussex, Great Britain

Hop field at Kitchenham Farm
Hop field at Kitchenham Farm
Illuminated by the morning sun, a recently harvested hop field. The far end (left) is still to be picked.
Hop fields

A traditional Hop Field, or Hop Garden, was formed by rows of poles or strings 16 feet high. Modern fields are about 10 feet high. The hop plant starts growing in spring and grows up the pole or string, until September when it is harvested. Hops are dried and used for flavouring beer. …read more LinkExternal link

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TQ7826, 121 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 17 September, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 18 September, 2010
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Field 
Category
Hops, hop poles, hop fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 782 267 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:0.7350N 0:32.3458E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 781 266
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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