SJ9247 : Track onto Wetley Moor

taken 3 years ago, near to Abbey Hulton, Stoke-on-Trent, Great Britain

Track onto Wetley Moor
Track onto Wetley Moor
This track starts from the eastern end of Brookhouse Lane.
Wetley Moor
Wetley Moor is an open access area of common land and lowland heathland, managed by Staffordshire Moorlands District Council. There are a number of waymarked footpaths and horse riding trails on the moor. Part of the moor is a designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest due to its heathland character. There is a long history of coal mining here, and during the depression from 1921 to 1926, many small bell pits were dug to win coal. Additionally, stone for building was quarried on the moor from 1689 until the second world war.
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SJ9247, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 October, 2014
Geographical Context
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Stoke-on-Trent 
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Path 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9262 4791 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:1.7055N 2:6.6892W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9258 4789
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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