NY8026 : Disused Mine Shaft at NY 8069 2626. Mickle Fell's Northern Slope

near to Maize Beck [water Feature], Cumbria, Great Britain

Disused Mine Shaft at NY 8069 2626.  Mickle Fell's Northern Slope
Disused Mine Shaft at NY 8069 2626. Mickle Fell's Northern Slope
This disused Mine Shaft was GPS'd at NY 8069 2626. Consisting of a fenced-around water-filled inverse-conical hole in the ground about 2 metres deep, this old mine shaft lies abandoned on Mickle Fell's Northern Slope. There is other evidence of mining in the immediate and wider areas. In the background can be seen the pathless higher slopes of Mickle Fell. This is inside the MOD's Warcop Artillery Range danger area. Photo taken on 27 December 2008 at 09:12 - G4YSS.
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Saturday, 27 December, 2008   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 28 January, 2009
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Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8069 2626 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.8658N 2:18.0382W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8070 2629
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