SK0271 : Coal pit on Goyt's Moss

taken 8 years ago, near to Burbage, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Coal pit on Goyt's Moss
Coal pit on Goyt's Moss
This is one of dozens of small pits worked for coal at the end of the 18th century and into the 19th. They would have been worked either with a hand windlass or with a horse gin. Buxton is visible in the distance.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 October, 2009
Category
Coal pit (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0278 7199 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.6955N 1:57.5880W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0277 7199
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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