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Goosey is a small village made up of a few houses, cottages and farm buildings scattered around a large green. On the south side of the village a few 20th century houses spread either side of Goosey Lane as it leaves the village. The name comes from Goose Island; this part of the Vale having once been a marsh, and the 'ey' part meaning 'island' is very common locally indicating a number of island settlements. Geese were kept in the village by the Benedictine monks who had a cell on the site of Abbey Farm.
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Photographer: © Roger Sweet (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(18th September 2020)

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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 40
Focal length: 12.12 mm, Aperture: f 8, Exposure time: 1/250 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: September 11, 2007, 1:19 pm
ImageID:1218000, Image size: 946 x 708 pixels

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