TR2745 : Detail of Stonehall Colliery building

taken 6 years ago, near to Lydden, Kent, Great Britain

Detail of Stonehall Colliery building
Detail of Stonehall Colliery building
A zoom shot of TR2745 : All that's left of Stonehall Colliery as seen from Stonehall Close. Stonehall Colliery was begun in 1913 and was owned by Stonehall Colliery Ltd of Temple Ewell. Three shafts were dug on the site, to the north to a depth of only 75 feet, to the east and west to depths of 273 feet .There was a chimney to the right of this building, which rose to a height of 180 feet. In 1914 all work was stopped as no coal had been found However, in 1919 work was restarted but by 1921 all work ceased and most of the buildings (with the exception of this one) and equipment were demolished.
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Saturday, 4 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2711 4566 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:9.9046N 1:14.8213E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 2696 4556
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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