SO2411 : Footpath above Pwll Du quarry

taken 10 years ago, near to Garn-yr-Erw, Torfaen/Tor-Faen, Great Britain

Footpath above Pwll Du quarry
Footpath above Pwll Du quarry
This path crosses rough grazing above the abandoned limestone quarry. The north-western flanks of Blorenge are seen in the middle distance and Ysgyryd /Skirrid Fawr in the far distance. The path follows what was probably one of Thomas Hill's early tramways (c 1820) linking Pwll Du quarries and the Gilwern Hill quarries round the head of Cwm Llanwenarth to Garn Ddyrys and eventually Llanfoist Wharf on the canal below.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 July, 2007   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 18 July, 2007
Category
Rough grazing   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 249 115 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:47.8740N 3:5.3826W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 248 115
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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