NT3255 : Limestone area

taken 12 years ago, 4 km from Temple, Midlothian, Great Britain

Limestone area
Limestone area
Old quarries on a band of limestone beneath the Moorfoot scarp near Outerston Hill. Cockmoor Wood in the background. Good grazing for the sheep, and the lambs were enjoying the steep slopes of the old quarries.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 1 June, 2006
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Quarrying, Mining 
Farmland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 328 552 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:47.1252N 3:4.3866W
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Quarry  Limestone 

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