SD8620 : Britannia Quarry

near to Britannia, Lancashire, Great Britain

Britannia Quarry
Britannia Quarry
One of the few working quarries in Rossendale albeit on a fairly small scale these days. View looking south along the western face of the quarry. Some machinery and a small white van are on the quarry floor to provide a sense of scale.
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Wednesday, 8 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 8 February, 2006
Quarry   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 869 205 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:40.8477N 2:11.9883W
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