NZ3344 : Pittington Quarry

near to Pittington, County Durham, Great Britain

Pittington Quarry
Pittington Quarry
Now abandoned, Pittington Quarry was one of the numerous quarries extracting dolomite from the Magnesian limestone escarpment in eastern county Durham. Many of these sites are now nature reserves, harbouring a rich variety of limestone-specific flora, and this one is a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
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Friday, 5 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 10 May, 2006
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 332 447 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:47.7655N 1:29.1088W
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