SW6847 : Above Porthtowan

taken 7 years ago, near to Porthtowan, Cornwall, Great Britain

Above Porthtowan
Above Porthtowan
The village of Porthtowan is unseen in the deep valley ahead of us. Up on the cliff there is much evidence of former mines, and across the valley more former pit heads and pumping engine chimneys can be seen.
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining 
Place (from Tags)
Porthtowan 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 689 479 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:17.1421N 5:14.7282W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6895 4790
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Mine Shaft Head  Valley  Mine 

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