NY2218 : Lead Mine, Goldscope

taken 9 years ago, near to Little Town, Cumbria, Great Britain

Lead Mine, Goldscope
Lead Mine, Goldscope
The vertical cuts can be seen where the miners followed the seam, climbing up the hill from above the central spoil heap to the skyline.
German miners were brought in, and relations with the local people were not always friendly.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 March, 2009
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 227 185 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.3495N 3:11.7305W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 229 185
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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