SW7542 : Mine Shaft Cover in the Poldice Valley

taken 12 years ago, near to Twelveheads, Cornwall, Great Britain

Mine Shaft Cover in the Poldice Valley
Mine Shaft Cover in the Poldice Valley
This valley was covered in mines in the 19th Century. Now most of the buildings have gone and these conical mesh covers are commonly used to cap the shafts. They give bats access to underground roosting areas.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 2 April, 2006
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Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 756 423 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:14.2801N 5:8.8950W
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