SK0981 : Mining remains, Rushup Farm

taken 12 years ago, near to Sparrowpit, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Mining remains, Rushup Farm
Mining remains, Rushup Farm
In the foreground is a collapsed brick flue, and behind that (covered by a square grille and enclosed within a fence) a disused mineshaft. On Gautries Hill behind the position of a "rake" (a line of lead mines along a vein of ore) is indicated by the line of trees. Eldon Hill Quarry is in the distance to the left of this picture.
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Sunday, 4 December, 2005   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 4 December, 2005
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Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 091 812 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.6585N 1:51.8899W
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