SD8866 : Smelt mill chimney

taken 12 years ago, 4 km from Malham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Smelt mill chimney
Smelt mill chimney
This is the remains of a smelt mill on Malham Moor for processing calamine (zinc ore) mined nearby. It was fuelled by coke produced on Fountains Fell. The industry flourished between 1800 and 1830.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2006   (more nearby)
Saturday, 28 January, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 883 661 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:5.4402N 2:10.8221W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 881 662
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