NS5725 : Disused waste bing

taken 11 years ago, near to Gilmilnscroft, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Disused waste bing
Disused waste bing
Reminder of the former coal mining activity on Airds Moss in the 19th century. The Gilminscroft pits provided employment for miners from Sorn, but there were also a number of small mining settlements located across Airds Moss. Darnconnor in NS5723 was one of the larger communities at that time.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 February, 2007
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 571 255 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:30.1606N 4:15.8294W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 570 256
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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