SD9019 : Disused stone quarry above Whitworth

taken 12 years ago, near to Shawforth, Lancashire, Great Britain

Disused stone quarry above Whitworth
Disused stone quarry above Whitworth
This is one of many such quarries in the Rossendale area. They were originally the source of the pavements for the nation's industrial towns and cities. Examples of the quarryman's craft can be seen in the foreground. This quarry is on the top of Middle Hill.
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SD9019, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 January, 2006   (more nearby)
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Friday, 20 January, 2006
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Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 901 196 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:40.3666N 2:9.0798W
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