NS4480 : Crescent-shaped pit

near to Blairquhomrie, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Crescent-shaped pit
Crescent-shaped pit
This pit measures 30 metres across, from east to west. It appears artificial, and, if a former quarry, may be associated with a ruined lime-kiln site located about 200 metres to the south: NS4380 : Ruined lime-kiln.
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2009
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Geograph
Date Taken
Tuesday, 7 July, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 22 July, 2009
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Quarry 
Period (from Tags)
18th Century 
Category
Quarry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4405 8097 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.7752N 4:30.1229W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4403 8097
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Limestone 

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