SK2265 : Shining Bank Quarry, between Bakewell and Youlgreave, Derbyshire

near to Alport, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Shining Bank Quarry, between Bakewell and Youlgreave, Derbyshire
Shining Bank Quarry, between Bakewell and Youlgreave, Derbyshire
For a quarry that was closing with the loss of all 16 jobs in 2005, and where much reclamation work followed, it seemed to be very active in September 2011.

Looks like this may be going for roadstone?
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2011
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2271 6509 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:10.9457N 1:39.6980W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2297 6525
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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