NZ3964 : The lift to the Marsden Grotto

taken 24 years ago, near to Harton, South Tyneside, Great Britain

The lift to the Marsden Grotto
The lift to the Marsden Grotto
Looking remarkably like part of a colliery's winding gear, this is the top of the lift shaft leading down to the Grotto pub on the beach at Marsden.

Going to this pub must have felt a lot like going on shift for the miners at nearby Westoe and Whitburn pits, but the place was still very popular!
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NZ3964, 58 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 28 September, 1993   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 10 March, 2007
Category
Lift shaft   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 399 649 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.6431N 1:22.6610W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 398 649
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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