SH5761 : Chwarel y Faenol Quarry

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

Chwarel y Faenol Quarry
Chwarel y Faenol Quarry
A pit/hill slope quarry which dates back to the early 19thC. It was linked to the Padarn Railway by an incline. The quarry closed in 1912. Its rubbish runs has for a number of years been the site of a New Age community.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 28 February, 2007
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 578 615 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.9254N 4:7.5971W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 577 615
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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