SO3966 : Smokey Quarry

taken 11 years ago, near to Lower Lye, Herefordshire, Great Britain

Smokey Quarry
Smokey Quarry
Roadside quarry, like many in this area. The Silurian limestones were quarried for lime and building material, although many of the limestones here are soft, almost chalk like, leading to downland like scenery. The quarry is actually inhabited, and we were briefly taken for "Officials".
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SO3966, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 December, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 18 January, 2007
Category
Quarry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 398 668 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:17.7826N 2:53.0227W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 397 668
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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