ST7073 : Wick Quarry

taken 10 years ago, near to Doynton, South Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Wick Quarry
Wick Quarry
A view looking to the east from Rock Road across the quarry workings at Wick. The quarry lies on the outskirts of the village on the edge of the Cotswold Hills. The quarry produces limestone aggregates. Over 450,000 tonnes of stone is crushed each year and used for road construction and concrete products like floor beams for house construction. The quarry is operated by CEMEX, formerly known as RMC Aggregates and employs over 70 staff.
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ST7073, 12 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 6 March, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 March, 2007
Category
Quarry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 709 737 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.7128N 2:25.2070W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 707 737
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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