NT0769 : Shale Bing, Drumshoreland

near to Mid Calder, West Lothian, Great Britain

Shale Bing, Drumshoreland.
Shale Bing, Drumshoreland.
A shale bing is being quarried here. Many of the bings have gone now, the once waste having value as aggregate. Some of the remaining bings are legally protected as a site of industrial and scientific heritage. (Ecologists have studied the recolonisation of sterile hills).
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Tuesday, 8 November, 2005   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 8 November, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 075 698 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:54.7424N 3:28.8829W
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