SX5758 : Hemerdon Mine

near to Drakeland Corner, Devon, Great Britain

Hemerdon Mine
Hemerdon Mine
The former WW2 tungsten sorting facilities. Tungsten was used for armour piercing shells but labour problems meant this venture was unsucessful. The dangerous structures are to be demolished soon to make way for the new Hemerdon Tungsten mine.
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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 May, 2012
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Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5724 5867 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:24.6305N 4:0.6312W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5727 5865
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