SD5358 : Disused quarry, Quernmore

taken 10 years ago, near to Brow Top, Lancashire, Great Britain

Disused quarry, Quernmore
Disused quarry, Quernmore
Just a scoop out of the hillside on the moor near to the road. Perhaps it was used to obtain road stone. I have now been informed that an Irishman used to sit by the nearby cattle grid breaking up the stones for the road, a reminder that roads were surfaced with broken stone until the early 20C.
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 30 December, 2007
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 536 580 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:0.9547N 2:42.5764W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 536 580
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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