NY9364 : Hexham: Glovers Place

taken 6 months ago, near to Hexham, Northumberland, Great Britain

Hexham: Glovers Place
Hexham: Glovers Place
This part of the town was once the site of Hexham's tanning industry. The fast-flowing waters of two burns were used in the preparation of the hides. Sheepskin gloves called Hexham Tans were popular but cheaper imports saw a decline in manufacture in the 1830s. The house in the centre of the picture is Grade II listed and dates from the late 18th century or the first years of the 19th.
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 July, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 July, 2021
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Hexham  Northumberland 
Season (from Tags)
Summer 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9334 6428 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.3854N 2:6.3344W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9334 6430
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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