SS8698 : Slag heap in the middle of a forest

taken 9 years ago, near to Glyncorrwg, Neath Port Talbot/Castell-Nedd Port Talbot, Great Britain

Slag heap in the middle of a forest
Slag heap in the middle of a forest
A strange anomaly appears on 1:25K maps but not on 1:50K maps. In the middle of the forest, a small clearing is shown with an unnamed object in the centre of the clearing.

This turned out to be an old mine's slag heap around which no trees had been planted.
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SS8698, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 22 March, 2008
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 861 986 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:40.5076N 3:38.9093W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 861 987
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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