SP8182 : Old ironstone quarry near Rothwell

taken 12 years ago, near to Rothwell, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Old ironstone quarry near Rothwell
Old ironstone quarry near Rothwell
There seems a dispute as to access here! This wood has grown in a defile left from ironstone mining to supply the ironworks of Kettering and later Corby. Many fields in this part of the county appear sunken, as the stone has been mined and topsoil restored.
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SP8182, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 March, 2006   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 16 March, 2006
Category
Industrial landscape   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 817 821 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:25.8471N 0:47.9871W
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