SX5573 : Ruined Buildings at Swelltor Quarries

near to Merrivale, Devon, Great Britain

Ruined Buildings at Swelltor Quarries
Ruined Buildings at Swelltor Quarries
These buildings are too far gone to describe them as derelict, ruined probably fits the bill. The quarry was closed in the 1930s which just shows how quickly industry can turn into archaeology.
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2011
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5585 7317 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:32.4292N 4:2.1397W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5581 7321
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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