NY7622 : Disused dam above Scordale

4 km from Hilton, Cumbria, Great Britain

Disused dam above Scordale
Disused dam above Scordale
This was used by the miners as a source of water, possibly to power machinery. Just to the south there is a similar dam which appears to feed this one via a leat.
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2012
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Geograph (Fourth Visitor for NY7622)
Date Taken
Saturday, 6 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Derelict, Disused  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Quarrying, Mining  Moorland 
Former (from Tags)
Dam  Lead Mine Workings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7609 2292 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.0530N 2:22.2971W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7607 2290
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Old Dam  Old Lead Mines  Dale  Fells  Walker 

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