NM7313 : Slate quarry waggonway

taken 7 years ago, near to Cullipool, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Slate quarry waggonway
Slate quarry waggonway
The island of Luing was once synonymous with slate quarrying, producing 700,000 slates per year. Ponies dragged the quarried slate in carts along wooden waggonways to waiting boats at the pier.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 19 June, 2010
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 739 132 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:15.4445N 5:39.1195W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NM 739 132
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