NY7839 : Little Gill Hush

4 km from Nenthead, Cumbria, Great Britain

Little Gill Hush
Little Gill Hush
Hushes were created by mineworkers in order to expose the underlying bedrock. Watercourses were diverted, dammed and then released to create a man-made ravine whereby the geology could be assessed. Just below this hush there is the entrance to a level.
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Thursday, 6 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 2 November, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 782 395 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:44.9985N 2:20.4121W
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