TQ6078 : Path Through The Treacle Mine

taken 8 years ago, near to Grays, Thurrock, Great Britain

Path Through The Treacle Mine
Path Through The Treacle Mine, taken 8 years ago
This path is in Grays Chalk Pit, an SSSI and nature reserve LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . Local legend has it that before WW2 a boy and his father were walking past the quarry when the child pointed to the pit and said “what’s that Dad?” the father replied a “treacle mine son” the name stuck in the mind of the boy who as an old man won a competition to name a new pub
TQ6179 : The Treacle Mine
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 November, 2008   (more nearby)
Saturday, 22 November, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6093 7894 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.1909N 0:18.9869E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6091 7888
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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