SW8340 : Roundwood Quay and Hill Fort, Calenick Creek, Nr. Truro

taken 4 years ago, near to Coombe, Cornwall, Great Britain

Roundwood Quay and Hill Fort, Calenick Creek, Nr. Truro
Roundwood Quay and Hill Fort, Calenick Creek, Nr. Truro
An Eighteenth Century quay and loading area used for shipping copper and tin from Cornish mines, at the junction of Lamouth Creek and Cowlands Creek. Ships of up to 300 tons could berth at the lowest tides. There is an Iron Age hill fort in the trees directly above the quay.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 838 403 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:13.4248N 5:1.8700W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 838 406
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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