SD8796 : Lover Gill

taken 3 years ago, near to Thwaite, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Lover Gill
Lover Gill
Slanting September sunlight accentuates the myriad gullies and folds of this complex ravine, a tributary of Cliff Beck. Evidence of former lead mining activity can be seen in the spoil tip, bottom right. The right-slanting branch looks as if it may be an artificial 'hush', more evidence of past mining activity.
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SD8796, 71 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 18 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Uplands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Air, Sky, Weather  Moorland 
Former (from Tags)
Lead Mine Workings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8796 9630 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.7247N 2:11.2073W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8776 9665
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Other Tags
Gill  Low-Angled Sunshine  Shadows  Hush 

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