NT7871 : Mine, Cove

taken 11 years ago, near to Cockburnspath, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Mine, Cove
Mine, Cove
There is a 17th century coal mine, 100 yds W of Cove harbour. There appears to be two entrances at this point into tunnels, both with similar channels hewn out of the rock on the beach as can be seen here. The mine is made up of two horizontal levels and four vertical shafts, three of which descend below sea level. Two horizontal levels are joined by a rock-cut stairway 60ft below ground level.
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NT7871, 157 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 5 July, 2006
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 783 718 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.3255N 2:20.9372W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 783 718
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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