NY5997 : Ruins Below Hob Knowe

taken 11 years ago, near to Deadwater, Northumberland, Great Britain

Ruins Below Hob Knowe
Ruins Below Hob Knowe
The ruins of Thorlieshope Lime Works. The kilns for producing the lime can clearly be seen. The old quarry was directly behind the works, and had sidings off the Border Counties Railway which ran up the Dale in front of the works. A second quarry at Fairloans was developed less than a mile to the south, to supply limestone to the works. Thorlieshope was producing lime from around 1870 to 1923 when the works are described as disused.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Iain Thompson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NY5997, 6 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 15 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 July, 2006
Category
Ruins > Ruins   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 598 977 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:16.3079N 2:38.0549W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 599 977
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph (First for NY5997) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
This page has been viewed about 95 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register