SJ3552 : Opencast Mining for Sand & Gravel

taken 10 years ago, near to Borras Head, Wrexham/Wrecsam, Great Britain

Opencast Mining for Sand & Gravel
Opencast Mining for Sand & Gravel
The glacier which covered the North Wales area in the recent ice-age was responsible for depositing the extensive deposits of sand & gravel found in an arc from Llay, through Gresford, Borras, Rhosnesi, and Marchwiel.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 9 January, 2008
Opencast mine   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 358 525 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.0006N 2:57.5638W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 356 527
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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