ST4954 : Dams in Velvet Bottom

taken 9 years ago, near to Charterhouse, Somerset, Great Britain

Dams in Velvet Bottom
Dams in Velvet Bottom
These were solid stone walls that could have been used to make large ponds (buddle pits?)in which lead ore could have settled and be recovered. The area is high in lead content.
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ST4954, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 March, 2009
Category
Reservoir > Dam   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 491 549 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:17.4893N 2:43.8457W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 490 550
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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