SE0781 : Old coal tip on West Scrafton Moor

taken 5 years ago, near to Swineside, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Old coal tip on West Scrafton Moor
Old coal tip on West Scrafton Moor
The tip marks the site of one of the shafts on the moor which drop into the thin coal seams below the gritstone. There are tips at around the 470m contour, whereas those lower down at around 400m mark the sites of old adits.
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SE0781, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0785 8155 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.7762N 1:52.8650W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0781 8150
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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