NH5549 : Tarradale Quarry

taken 6 years ago, near to Ord Muir, Highland, Great Britain

Tarradale Quarry
Tarradale Quarry
This quarry is marked on the OS maps as "disused". I don't know how long it has been disused for, but the area is now covered in bushes, grass and trees.

Red sandstone from this quarry was used for a number of buildings in and around Muir of Ord. The quarry was once owned by Duncan Logan, whose family firm became one of the largest construction companies in the area.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Thursday, 23 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Heath, Scrub 
Former (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 5528 4976 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:30.8889N 4:25.0589W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 55277 49737
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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