NZ2888 : Woodhorn Colliery

taken 31 years ago, near to Woodhorn, Northumberland, Great Britain

Woodhorn Colliery
Woodhorn Colliery
Very similar to my later (1994) picture but with lovely autumnal colour and a better view of the brick block to the right. This block contains a steam winch in a first floor room that can only be accessed by vertical ladder and is never shown to ordinary visitors. When I took this the site was not open as it was in the process of conversion to a museum. It is now an excellent example of a preserved colliery.
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NZ2888, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 4 November, 1986   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 28 February, 2008
Category
Colliery   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 289 884 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:11.3424N 1:32.8579W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 290 883
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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