SK4287 : Orgreave Coking Works

taken 28 years ago, near to Treeton, Rotherham, Great Britain

Orgreave Coking Works
Orgreave Coking Works
The big structure with an arched opening is the quenching tower. Emerging from the hole is the blue locomotive and attached coke car (lack of smoke suggests this is not containing a freshly discharged (unquenched) load. The round structure with a conical bottom is almost certainly the quenching water header tank. The structure behind is almost certainly the coal conveying plant feeding the bunkers that charge the loading cars running on top of the battery.
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SK4287, 53 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 March, 1989   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 March, 2008
Category
Chemical works   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 422 872 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:22.7984N 1:22.0248W
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