NZ3345 : High Moorsley Quarry

near to Pittington, County Durham, Great Britain

High Moorsley Quarry
High Moorsley Quarry
Now abandoned, High Moorsley 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. LinkExternal link citation/citation_photo/1001031.pdf
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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 333 454 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:48.1425N 1:29.0107W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 332 454
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