SD7704 : Wet Earth Colliery

taken 23 years ago, 3 km from Kearsley, Bolton, Great Britain

Wet Earth Colliery
Wet Earth Colliery
The excavated wheelpit for Brindley's amazing pumping system. Now houses the remains of a turbine. A very famous site in IA (industrial archaeology) circles.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 July, 1995   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 24 May, 2006
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 774 041 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.0000N 2:20.5462W
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