SH5660 : Paradise aka MOD Pit 2C

taken 11 years ago, near to Llanberis, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Paradise aka MOD Pit 2C
Paradise aka MOD Pit 2C
For decades this beautiful pool contained enough dumped HE bombs and ordnance to destroy a sizable town. To recover these, 20 million gallons of water had to be pumped out of this old quarry 'sinc' in the upper pit of Lower Glynrhonwy Quarry.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 February, 2007
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 566 608 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.5178N 4:8.6711W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 566 608
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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