NZ1356 : Derwentcote Steel Works

near to Hamsterley, County Durham, Great Britain

Derwentcote Steel Works
Derwentcote Steel Works
Dating from about 1720, this building used to be at the centre of the British steel making industry. Now in peaceful farmland, the curiosity is why iron and steel making would have been attracted here in the first place.
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Wednesday, 12 November, 2003   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 November, 2005
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 13032 56624 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.2502N 1:47.8976W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 130 565
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