SE0496 : Ridley Hush

taken 10 years ago, near to Grinton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Ridley Hush
Ridley Hush
A massive scar on the heather moorland caused by a crude form of extraction of lead ore. The beck was dammed up and when the reservoir was big enough, the dam was breached causing a cascade of water to scour the beck side revealing the lead ore which was then picked over.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Mick Garratt and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SE0496, 23 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 29 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 July, 2007
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 040 963 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.7486N 1:56.3230W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 051 961
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 72 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register