SO5877 : Titterstone Clee Hill, Shropshire

taken 18 years ago, near to Farden, Shropshire, Great Britain

Titterstone Clee Hill, Shropshire
Titterstone Clee Hill, Shropshire
The Clee Hills in southern Shropshire were a prolific source of iron, copper and limestone and the Ludlow & Clee Hill Railway was built to provide an outlet for large quarries east of Ludlow. A narrow gauge incline serving Titterstone Quarries also connected with this line at Bitterley and climbed NE for 1 miles to the incline top 1500ft asl on Titterstone Clee Hill where sidings fanned out to the crushing plant and quarry faces. The photo shows the incline passing over a long distance path 'The Shropshire Way.'
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 September, 2000   (more nearby)
Thursday, 6 October, 2005
Railway (disused)   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 588 774 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:23.5837N 2:36.4121W
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