SJ4874 : Helsby Quarry

near to Alvanley, Cheshire, Great Britain

Helsby Quarry
Helsby Quarry
The nearby information board explains that the rock wall which these holes enter is part of the Helsby Sandstone Formation and was originally formed from deposits laid down approximately 250 million years ago.
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2012
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Quarrying, Mining  Geological interest 
Place (from Tags)
Helsby 
County (from Tags)
Cheshire 
Country (from Tags)
England 
Former (from Tags)
Quarry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4898 7488 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.1066N 2:45.9862W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4899 7489
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Nature Reserve  Quarry Disused  Geological Feature 

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