TA0138 : Westwood Chalk Pits, Beverley

taken 10 years ago, near to Walkington, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Westwood Chalk Pits, Beverley
Westwood Chalk Pits, Beverley
Imerys Minerals off the southern tip of Beverley Westwood, looking southeast from the Broadgate entrance. The disused windmill, one of at least four dotted around the Westwood, may well have been used previously to crush chalk boulders in the production of whiting - the chalk powder once used in bread as well as paints and cosmetics.
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TA0138, 35 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 30 June, 2007
Category
Industry > Works   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 019 381 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:49.7555N 0:27.1312W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TA 019 381
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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