SS8791 : Spoil tip, Cwm Du

taken 9 years ago, near to Garth, Bridgend/Pen-y-Bont ar Ogwr, Great Britain

Spoil tip, Cwm Du
Spoil tip, Cwm Du
A view of the disused tip which is marked on Ordnance Survey's 1:25,000 map, and the contours of which can be seen on the 1:50,000 version. Beneath the vegetation it consists of spoil from mining work at St John's Colliery, also known as Cwmdu Colliery, which closed in 1985.
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SS8791, 9 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 6 March, 2009
Geographical Context
Grassland  Quarrying, Mining 
Former (from Tags)
Colliery Tip 
Primary Subject of Photo
Tip 
Category
Tip (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 877 916 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.7524N 3:37.3693W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 873 914
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Valley  Spoil Heap 

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