ST1444 : Old brick retort near Kilve beach

taken 12 years ago, near to East Quantoxhead, Somerset, Great Britain

Old brick retort near Kilve beach
Old brick retort near Kilve beach
This is the remains of an oil extractor built in the 1920's to process the oil rich shale in the cliffs. The ivy growing out of the stack has been shaped by the wind off the sea.
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 November, 2005   (more nearby)
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Friday, 18 November, 2005
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 144 442 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.4353N 3:13.5775W
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