SE3712 : Quenching coke

taken 8 years ago, near to Royston, Barnsley, Great Britain

Quenching coke
Quenching coke
Water from the large blue tank is discharged onto the glowing coke in the wagon below to extinguish further combustion; it then exits from the top of the tower as a dense cloud of water vapour. The wagon will finally be drawn back out from the tower SE3712 : Ready for emptying.
Monckton coking plant, Royston.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Thursday, 24 September, 2009
Coking plant   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 374 120 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.2154N 1:26.1135W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 375 120
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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