NT3363 : Shaft top at pithead, Lady Victoria Colliery

taken 7 years ago, near to Newtongrange, Midlothian, Great Britain

Shaft top at pithead, Lady Victoria Colliery
Shaft top at pithead, Lady Victoria Colliery
The wheeled tubs or 'hutches' were brought up the shaft by the winding engine and exited into this area where the coal was tipped out onto conveyor belts for subsequent sorting and cleaning.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 10 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3327 6372 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.7214N 3:4.0627W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3328 6372
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