SW9654 : Mica Dam near Carpalla

taken 13 years ago, 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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SW9654, 6 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 November, 2005   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 19 November, 2005
Category
Lake   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 962 541 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:21.0873N 4:51.9679W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 966 540
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