SJ9348 : Access to the moor

taken 3 years ago, near to Werrington, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Access to the moor
Access to the moor
A gated narrow gap in the wall provides access by this footpath from Armshead to Wetley 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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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 October, 2014
Geographical Context
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Stoke-on-Trent 
Primary Subject of Photo
Gate 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9354 4830 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:1.9165N 2:5.8667W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9354 4830
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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