SK0669 : Hillhead Quarry beyond rough pasture

taken 10 years ago, near to Harpur Hill, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Hillhead Quarry beyond rough pasture.
Hillhead Quarry beyond rough pasture.
The area in the foreground is often grazed by sheep. On occasion, with permission of the landowner, the site is used for organised motorcycle trials riding, hence the collection of motor vehicles. It is ideal for this purpose with its many rocky limestone outcrops, as seen in the middle distance, presenting the kind of challenge relished by the competitors.
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 6 January, 2010
Category
Rough pasture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 067 693 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.2911N 1:54.0037W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 062 695
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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