SW9654 : Mica Dam near Carpalla

near to Foxhole, Cornwall, Great Britain

Mica Dam near Carpalla
Mica Dam near Carpalla
River valleys are dammed in the china clay extraction areas to provide lakes in which fine particles of mica can settle. This prevents this waste product from going further downstream and settling in river estuaries.
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Saturday, 19 November, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 19 November, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 962 541 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:21.0873N 4:51.9679W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 966 540
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