SK2074 : Lake in former mining area on Longstone Moor

near to Wardlow, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Lake in former mining area on Longstone Moor
Lake in former mining area on Longstone Moor
This is certainly not the prettiest grid square in the Peak District National Park, but does hold a certain eerie fascination. Signs everywhere warn of everything from the danger of cold and deep water to quicksands to general "Keep Out" notices.
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2012
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 17 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2016 7423 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:15.8812N 1:41.9529W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2028 7451
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Lake  Flash  Mining  Industrial Area 

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