Hop Picking

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kiwi
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Re: Hop Picking

Postby kiwi » Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:29 am

BELTRING HOP FARM, EAST PECKHAM.jpg
BELTRING HOP FARM, EAST PECKHAM.
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Old Mother Riley, for those that remember
:lol: When you go a-‘opping,
‘Opping dahn in Kent,
See ol’ Muvver Riley
Livin’ in a tent –
Wiv a EIO, EIO, EIEIO!

kiwi
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Re: Hop Picking

Postby kiwi » Wed May 01, 2019 9:50 am

HOP PICKING IN YALDING, KENT, 1944
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HOPPING IN KENT  HOP PICKING IN YALDING, KENT, ENGLAND, UK, 1944.jpg

Jimbo
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Re: Hop Picking

Postby Jimbo » Wed May 01, 2019 7:35 pm

Went hoppicking at pebbles farm Horsmenden, remember the time hits and putting potatoes rolled in mud and put in the fire ,great times

kiwi
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Re: Hop Picking

Postby kiwi » Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:03 am

Hop pickers in Yalding, Kent, 1952.  X.png
Hop pickers in Yalding, Kent, 1952.

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Re: Hop Picking

Postby kiwi » Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:47 am

Beltring Hop Farm, Paddock Wood.  X.png
Beltring Hop Farm, Paddock Wood.

kiwi
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Re: Hop Picking

Postby kiwi » Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:46 pm

Beltring hop farm Paddock Wood, Kent. People queing up at the on-site milk bar 1938.  X.png
Beltring hop farm Paddock Wood, Kent. People queing up at the on-site milk bar 1938.
Yalding Hop Farm, Kent.  X.jpg
Horse-drawn carts arrive at the oast house on a hop farm in Yalding, Kent, to deposit their load of 'pokes,' sacks of freshly-picked hops. The hops will be dried and compressed in the oast house, ready for onward transportation to the brewer.


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