TQ6078 : Oil Depot in Chafford Gorge

taken 13 years ago, near to North Stifford, Thurrock, Great Britain

Oil Depot in Chafford Gorge
Oil Depot in Chafford Gorge
To the left of the picture is South Stifford Oil Depot it is sited in a disused chalk pit. Extraction of Chalk lasted from medieval times until the 1970’s.To the left is the Chafford Hundred housing development. The trees behind the Depot are in Grays Chalk Pit an SSSI. It was renamed “Grays Gorge” on 9th June 2005 as part of Essex Wildlife Trusts Chafford Gorges project.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 15 August, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 602 787 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.0739N 0:18.3501E
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