NT0163 : Memorial Plaque

taken 1 month ago, near to West Calder, West Lothian, Great Britain

Memorial Plaque
Memorial Plaque
On 10 January 1947, fifteen men died in an explosion in the Burngrange Pit. It was the worst disaster ever in the West Lothian shale mining industry. See LinkExternal link for the full history of the event. The plaque was erected on the plinth of the NT0163 : Co-Op Clock. Burngrange was at what is now the western extremity of the town.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 28 September, 2017
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People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0169 6311 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.0680N 3:34.3117W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 0168 6311
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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