Why is the Tan Hill Inn famous?

Why is the Tan Hill Inn famous?

Tan Hill Inn’s unique place in the United Kingdom and in history should hopefully guarantee it’s future at a time when many rural pubs are facing closure. It’s fame has led to the Inn featuring in a couple of television adverts, one for double glazing and the other for mobile telephones.

Can you stay at the Tan Hill Inn?

Classically decorated bedrooms with comfortable beds and modern en-suite facilities. The Inn is very dog friendly for well behaved dogs, bring the pooch and have a lovely walk after a great meal, we just ask that you keep your owners on a lead! Come and stay in the heart of the Dales in beautiful Swaledale.

Was the Tan Hill Inn used in Vera?

The Tan Hill Inn will feature in the first episode of Vera to be screened this weekend. Scenes for the hit ITV series were filmed at Britain’s highest pub in Arkengarthdale in May last year.

Where is Tan Hill Yorkshire?

Tan Hill (NY896067) is a high point on the Pennine Way in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England. It lies north of Keld in the civil parish of Muker, near the borders of County Durham and Cumbria, and close to the northern boundary of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

What has been filmed at Tan Hill Inn?

The pub has also featured in The Inspector Lindley Mysteries, Murder in Mind, Top Gear, The Fast Show, Wish You Were Here, All Creatures Great and Small, Jude the Obscure and an advert for Vodafone.

What is the highest pub in Yorkshire?

Tan Hill Inn
Dating back to the 17th century with its exposed beams, stone-flagged floor and welcoming fire, the unique and historic Tan Hill Inn is Britain’s highest public house at 1,732 feet (528m) above sea level.

What is the highest pub in North Yorkshire?

What is the highest pub in the Yorkshire moors?

The Lion Inn on remote Blakey Ridge is a 16th Century freehouse owned and run by the Crossland family since 1980. Located at the highest point of the North York Moors National Park, it stands at an elevation of 1,325 feet offering breathtaking views over the valleys of Rosedale and Farndale.

Was the Cat and Fiddle pub used in Vera?

BRITAIN’S highest pub, the Tan Hill Inn, is set to feature in the upcoming series of popular North East detective drama, Vera. The pub, at the top of Arkengarthdale, North Yorkshire, hosted the film crews earlier last year.

When was Tan Hill Inn built?

17th century
The building dates to the 17th century, and during the 18th century was used as a hostelry by workers digging coal pits, which is reflected in its earlier name, The Kings Pit. It is unusual for its isolation, but it was previously surrounded by miners’ cottages.

Where is the pub in tonight Vera set?

Episode filmed at Tan Hill inn – Photograph on wall – Picture of Tan Hill Inn, Low Row.

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