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
There are many tracks and footpaths across the moor.
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 )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Near (from Tags)
Stoke-on-Trent 
Primary Subject of Photo
Track 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9252 4792 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:1.7108N 2:6.7787W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9252 4791
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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