Kissing gate, St Mary's Churchyard

  • Description

    "The kissing gate is a traditional gate hung in a U or V shape that allows one person to pass at a time. In order for one person to pass fully through the gate they have to close it on the next person. Legend has it that at this point, when the two are on either side of the gate, the person in front ‘refuses’ entry to the second person until presented with a kiss." Photo by Maigheach-gheal, 2010.
  • Owner

    Maigheach-gheal
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1817157
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Edmund Anon
    Last modified: 3 years, 3 months ago
    Viewed: 271 times
    Picture Taken: 2010-03-24
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