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NS3678 : Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
This was formerly a sandstone quarry. Before that, as shown on the... (more)
Tags: near:Carman HillX   near:Carman MuirX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   LegendX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   ToponymyX  
NS4473 : Old quarry at Bowling by Lairich Rig Old quarry at Bowling by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4473
In this view, I have included the footpath / cycle route, which follows... (more)
Tags: place:BowlingX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3878 : Former quarry by Lairich Rig Former quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3878
See NS3778 : Former quarry for another view. The present picture is a view from the... (more)
NS4473 : Old quarry at Bowling: western end by Lairich Rig Old quarry at Bowling: western end by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4473
The edge of the former quarry is clearly exposed to view at this end. See... (more)
Tags: place:BowlingX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX  
NS4175 : High Mains Quarry by Lairich Rig High Mains Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4175
OS maps indicate that the quarry had fallen into disuse by the mid-1960s.... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3878 : Former quarry by Lairich Rig Former quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3878
The viewpoint is close to that of NS3878 : Former quarry, in the low ground of the... (more)
NS4473 : Old quarry at Bowling by Lairich Rig Old quarry at Bowling by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4473
Though not annotated as such on present-day OS maps, the area in the... (more)
Tags: place:BowlingX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS4473 : Old quarry at Bowling: eastern end by Lairich Rig Old quarry at Bowling: eastern end by Lairich Rig
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In contrast with NS4473 : Old quarry at Bowling: western end, the eastern end is more obscured by trees,... (more)
NG1949 : Former Quarry by Douglas Law Former Quarry by Douglas Law
geograph for square NG1949
We parked near this former quarry near the highpoint of the minor road.
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   top:IslandsX   place:Isle of SkyeX   top:MoorlandX   subject:Quarry   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
NY5814 : View Towards Water-filled Former Quarry by Douglas Law View Towards Water-filled Former Quarry by Douglas Law
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Limestone Pavement and dry stone wall before you view the water-filled... (more)
SK0670 : Harpur Hill by Bob Harvey Harpur Hill by Bob Harvey
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Distant view of the former Quarry at Harpur Hill, near Buxton, taken from... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseCropX   Former Quarry SiteX   HillX   HilltopX   bucket:LandscapeX   top:MoorlandX   former:Quarry   subject:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
NS4079 : Disused quarry: northern end by Lairich Rig Disused quarry: northern end by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4079
This is a view, from the centre of the pit, towards the quarry's... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SO6199 : Disused Quarry, Wenlock Edge by David Dixon Disused Quarry, Wenlock Edge by David Dixon
geograph for square SO6199
Wenlock Edge is a limestone escarpment running for 24 km (15 miles)... (more)
NY9424 : Intake Hill - view east over the former Middleton Quarries by Andrew Curtis Intake Hill - view east over the former Middleton Quarries by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9424
Middleton Quarry is a disused quarry, from which stone was formerly... (more)
Tags: top:GrasslandX   GrasslandX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   SSSIX   top:UplandsX   Whin SillX   WoodlandX  
NS4380 : Former limestone quarry by Lairich Rig Former limestone quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4380
Category: Quarry (disused)
This is a more distant view of the site that is shown in NS4380 : Pool (in a former limestone quarry). A... (more)
SK8831 : Footpath to Harlaxton by Alan Murray-Rust Footpath to Harlaxton by Alan Murray-Rust
geograph for square SK8831
This follows the line of the hedge before skirting the stand of trees at... (more)
NS6065 : Glasgow Necropolis: the former Ladywell Quarry by Lairich Rig Glasgow Necropolis: the former Ladywell Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS6065
The sheer rock-face, now clothed in vegetation, and the lower ground... (more)
NY7766 : Roman Quarry, Barcombe Hill by Andrew Curtis Roman Quarry, Barcombe Hill by Andrew Curtis
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A montage of 4 photos showing the western face of the northern quarry on... (more)
SE4811 : The former South Elmsall Quarry, now an SSSI by Christine Johnstone The former South Elmsall Quarry, now an SSSI by Christine Johnstone
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A magnesian limestone quarry listed because of the patch reefs exposed on the quarry face.
NY9323 : Greengates Quarry from the west by Andrew Curtis Greengates Quarry from the west by Andrew Curtis
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Former Whin Stone quarry NY9323 : Abandoned Quarry operating between 1890 and 1917, once... (more)
Tags: top:GrasslandX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   Rough GrazingX   top:UplandsX  
NS3679 : Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3679
Category: Quarry
This photograph (taken only a few metres north of the grid line) is a... (more)
Tags: near:Carman HillX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry  
TF1111 : Former sand and gravel quarry near Langtoft by Richard Humphrey Former sand and gravel quarry near Langtoft by Richard Humphrey
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Tags: LakeX   top:Lakes, Wetland, BogX   PitX   subject:Quarry   former:Quarry   former:Sand and Gravel QuarryX  
NS3679 : Northern edge of the Fairy Knowe by Lairich Rig Northern edge of the Fairy Knowe by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3679
In the middle distance, on the left, is NS3678 : Carman Quarry. Click on the... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   subject:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3679 : Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3679
See NS3678 : Carman Quarry for the main description. Click on the end-note title for... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   subject:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   bucket:WideangleX  
NY4708 : Wrengill Quarry, Longsleddale by Karl and Ali Wrengill Quarry, Longsleddale by Karl and Ali
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This is one of the upper sections where a stream enters from a level in... (more)
NS3876 : Dalreoch Quarry by Lairich Rig Dalreoch Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3876
The entrance to this disused quarry is on the NS3876 : Renton Road. Dalreoch... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3979 : The former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig The former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3979
The disused quarry is shown here in a view from the other side of... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3679 : Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig Carman Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3679
Category: Quarry (disused)
Below the centre of the photograph, the nearest of the large stones has a... (more)
Tags: near:Carman HillX   near:Carman MuirX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SK8831 : Former Ironstone Quarry by Alan Murray-Rust Former Ironstone Quarry by Alan Murray-Rust
geograph for square SK8831
This was No.1 or Pearsons Quarry of the Harlaxton Quarries system, and... (more)
TQ4432 : Remains of former quarry, Ashdown Forest by Marathon Remains of former quarry, Ashdown Forest by Marathon
geograph for square TQ4432
Ashdown Forest is a former medieval hunting forest, and is the highest... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   top:Heath, ScrubX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
NS3979 : The former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig The former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3979
The path visible here leads towards NS3979 : The Pappert Burn.
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS3979 : Rock face in the former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig Rock face in the former Bonhill Quarry by Lairich Rig
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This steep face is at the eastern end of NS3979 : The former Bonhill Quarry.
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS4379 : Old quarry by Lairich Rig Old quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4379
The photograph shows exposed stone at the south-eastern extremity of a... (more)
Tags: place:Auchenreoch MuirX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SS4617 : Former quarry beside B3227, now overgrown by David Smith Former quarry beside B3227, now overgrown by David Smith
geograph for square SS4617
There are several former quarries beside the B3227 in the Langtree Lake valley
Tags: former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
SJ5366 : Former quarry in Willington Woods by David Smith Former quarry in Willington Woods by David Smith
geograph for square SJ5366
There are several former quarries in the woods; this is one of the larger ones
Tags: former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
SE0833 : The former Black Dyke Lane Quarry by Christine Johnstone The former Black Dyke Lane Quarry by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SE0833
The western face, seen from Black Dyke Lane.
NS4380 : Traces of limestone quarrying by Lairich Rig Traces of limestone quarrying by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4380
Category: Quarry (disused)
This area of green mounds was formerly (probably in the eighteenth... (more)
NS3778 : Remains of an old quarry by Lairich Rig Remains of an old quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3778
Category: Quarry
In this wooded area beside NS3778 : Carman Reservoir, close to the NS3778 : Old drove road from Carman Muir to Renton, the... (more)
Tags: former:Quarry   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS4380 : Pit (former limestone quarrying) by Lairich Rig Pit (former limestone quarrying) by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4380
Category: Quarry
Behind the large boulders in the right-hand side of the image, a roughly... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   LimestoneX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SD5878 : Longfield Hill by Douglas Law Longfield Hill by Douglas Law
geograph for square SD5878
A view along a dry stone wall near the summit of Longfield Hill near the... (more)
NS3778 : Former quarry by Lairich Rig Former quarry by Lairich Rig
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Long ago, before the first-edition OS map was published (c.1860), this... (more)
SK8831 : Field gateway on Swine Hill by Alan Murray-Rust Field gateway on Swine Hill by Alan Murray-Rust
geograph for square SK8831
At this point the railway serving the Harlaxton Ironstone Quarries... (more)
NZ0134 : Disused Reservoir, Bollihope Limestone Quarry by Mick Garratt Disused Reservoir, Bollihope Limestone Quarry by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0134
SJ9949 : Entrance to an old quarry by Ian Calderwood Entrance to an old quarry by Ian Calderwood
geograph for square SJ9949
In the late 19th century, there was a tramway running into the quarry... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   FootpathX   top:PathsX   former:Quarry   Quarry EntranceX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:TramwayX  
TQ1951 : Brockham Quarry from above by Colin Smith Brockham Quarry from above by Colin Smith
geograph for square TQ1951
This former chalk quarry (closed 1936) is now a nature reserve and much... (more)
SK2076 : Furness Quarry by Graham Hogg Furness Quarry by Graham Hogg
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Former aggregates quarry now used by rock climbers, who know it as Horseshoe Quarry.
SE4732 : Face of former quarry, Newthorpe by Christine Johnstone Face of former quarry, Newthorpe by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SE4732
North of Hall Lane, but seen from the B1222.
SE4811 : Northern face, former South Elmsall quarry by Christine Johnstone Northern face, former South Elmsall quarry by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SE4811
The finest example in Yorkshire of a 255 million year old Permian patch... (more)
SE4811 : Eastern face, former South Elmsall Quarry by Christine Johnstone Eastern face, former South Elmsall Quarry by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SE4811
The finest example in Yorkshire of a 255 million year old Permian patch... (more)
SE4811 : Southern face, former South Elmsall Quarry by Christine Johnstone Southern face, former South Elmsall Quarry by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SE4811
The finest example in Yorkshire of a 255 million year old Permian patch... (more)
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