SK8624 : Sproxton South Quarry

taken 10 years ago, near to Sproxton, Leicestershire, Great Britain

This is 1 of 4 images, with title Sproxton South Quarry in this square
Sproxton South Quarry
Sproxton South Quarry
Late afternoon sun lighting the limestone rock face. The terraced workings are clearly visible on the shady side of the quarry. There was a layer of ice about one inch thick on the water: tested by throwing stones on it it took quite a large stone to break the surface.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Kate Jewell and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SK8624, 18 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Sunday, 24 February, 2008
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 864 247 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.8078N 0:43.1277W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 865 247
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 42 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register