SH8182 : Disused Winding Gear, Little Orme

near to Penrhyn-Side, Conwy, Great Britain

Disused Winding Gear, Little Orme
Disused Winding Gear, Little Orme
There was limestone quarrying since the mid-19th century on the Penrhyn Bay side of the Little Orme. It was centred on Porth Dyniewyd and served by its own narrow gauge railway. Quarrying ceased in 1936.
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2012
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Date Taken
Thursday, 26 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Quarrying, Mining 
Place (from Tags)
Penrhyn Bay  Little Orme 
County (from Tags)
Conwy 
Country (from Tags)
Wales 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 8168 8252 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.5798N 3:46.6788W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 8168 8251
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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