SW3634 : Powder house, Levant

taken 9 years ago, near to Trewellard, Cornwall, Great Britain

Powder house, Levant
Powder house, Levant
A ruined powder house adjacent to Levant Mine, used to store explosives and fuses. The circular shape is typical and this, combined with a lightweight roof, was designed to help direct an explosion upwards in the event of an accidental detonation.
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SW3634, 127 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 3 March, 2008
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 368 344 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:9.0660N 5:41.1473W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 368 344
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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