SK2855 : Galena (lead ore)

taken 6 years ago, near to Bolehill, Derbyshire, Great Britain

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Galena (lead ore)
Galena (lead ore)
A small vein in the local limestones. The lead grey galena isn't hard to spot. It's been mined in the 18th C but opened up during quarry operations.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 14 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2876 5527 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.6321N 1:34.3191W
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