SK1383 : Blue John Mine

near to Castleton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Blue John Mine
Blue John Mine
Still a commercial mine; Blue John is taken out for sale within the gift shop and Castleton. The most interesting parts however are the exposed crinoidal limestones and phreatic tubes.
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Saturday, 17 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1321 8318 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.7212N 1:48.1825W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1313 8332
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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