SX9266 : Petit Tor Quarry

taken 10 years ago, near to Babbacombe, Torbay, Great Britain

Petit Tor Quarry
Petit Tor Quarry
The grassy clifftop of Petit Tor Downs ends abruptly at the top of the quarry back wall. The limestone ("Torquay marble") was cut and polished for use as table-tops and other ornaments.

Across the bay is SX9365 : Long Quarry Point.
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SX9266, 144 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 2 February, 2008
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 927 661 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:29.0915N 3:30.8287W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9270 6625
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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