NS0200 : North Quarry, Ailsa Craig

near to Swine Holes [other Features], South Ayrshire, Great Britain

North Quarry, Ailsa Craig.
North Quarry, Ailsa Craig.
A source of curling stones. Not worked now, but there is a big stockpile of stone on the island, and occasionally some is taken off to make more curling stones. The Scottish ladies rink's olympic gold has somewhat increased demand.
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Sunday, 21 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 21 August, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 020 003 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:15.4198N 5:7.0323W
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