NZ7618 : Boulby Mine

taken 4 years ago, near to Boulby, Redcar And Cleveland, Great Britain

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Boulby Mine
Boulby Mine
There are two notable facts about this site. It produces half of the UK production of potash, and it is the second deepest mine in Europe, extending well under the North Sea. It goes up to 1.5 kilometres deep.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 28 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Quarrying, Mining  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 7639 1863 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.4292N 0:49.2189W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 7641 1865
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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