SX5573 : Swelltor Quarry - Dartmoor

taken 15 years ago, near to Merrivale, Devon, Great Britain

Swelltor Quarry - Dartmoor
Swelltor Quarry - Dartmoor
The great excavation inside Swelltor Quarry (SX 559732). A railway was needed to take away all the quarried granite. Parts of London Bridge were quarried from here.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 February, 2004   (more nearby)
Saturday, 25 June, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 55 73 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 50:32.6019N 4:2.4436W
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