SK5962 : Big Hand

taken 10 years ago, near to Clipstone, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Big Hand
Big Hand
The waste tips of the former Clipstone Colliery have been turned into a country park which includes this sculpture of a giant hand. Is this reaching out to grasp the now desolate headstocks?
I wrote this before seeing this - SK5962 : The Golden Hand reaching for the pit heads - the viewpoint is almost identical, the lighting conditions dramatically different.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 31 December, 2007
Category
Sculpture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 595 629 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.5995N 1:6.6230W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 595 629
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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