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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  
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)
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  
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)
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  
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
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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
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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
geograph for square NY7766
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
geograph for square SE4811
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  
NY4708 : Wrengill Quarry, Longsleddale by Karl and Ali Wrengill Quarry, Longsleddale by Karl and Ali
geograph for square NY4708
This is one of the upper sections where a stream enters from a level in... (more)
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  
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 Ian Yarham Remains of former quarry, Ashdown Forest by Ian Yarham
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  
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 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
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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  
NS3778 : Former quarry by Lairich Rig Former quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3778
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
geograph for square SK2076
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)
SE4910 : Gate into wooded former quarry by Christine Johnstone Gate into wooded former quarry by Christine Johnstone
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Moorhouse Field Quarry, off Moorhouse Lane.
Tags: GateX   gate:MetalX   former:Quarry   Quarry EntranceX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   gate:SteelX   TreesX   WoodlandX  
NS3678 : Pit from former limestone quarrying by Lairich Rig Pit from former limestone quarrying by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Quarry
This pit is the result of limestone quarrying; on its northern side (just... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
TQ4178 : Footpath to Gilbert's Pit by Stephen Craven Footpath to Gilbert's Pit by Stephen Craven
geograph for square TQ4178
Category: Public footpath
The path leads off Thorntree Road. The high metal fence shown here is to... (more)
Tags: top:PathsX   Public FootpathX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   fence:SteelX  
NS4380 : Pool (in a former limestone quarry) by Lairich Rig Pool (in a former limestone quarry) by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4380
Category: Pools
The pool that is visible in this photo occupies just part of a larger... (more)
Tags: period:18th CenturyX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   LimestoneX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
NS4377 : Disused quarry by Lairich Rig Disused quarry by Lairich Rig
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Category: Quarry
The easiest way to get into this small quarry is by its south-eastern... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SE0233 : Moorland sheep on former quarry by Stephen Craven Moorland sheep on former quarry by Stephen Craven
geograph for square SE0233
Category: Quarry (disused)
Sheep grazing around a patch of moorland below the catchwater, which... (more)
Tags: former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX   SheepX   top:UplandsX  
NS4079 : Disused quarry by Lairich Rig Disused quarry by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4079
The picture was taken from the southern edge of a field(*): NS4079 : Edge of a field.... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   former:Quarry   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
TQ5978 : Mill Wood Sand Cliff by Roger Jones Mill Wood Sand Cliff by Roger Jones
geograph for square TQ5978
Thanet sand was deposited above the chalk, as seen here in part of... (more)
TQ5979 : View from Chafford Gorges Nature Park Visitor Centre by Roger Jones View from Chafford Gorges Nature Park Visitor Centre by Roger Jones
geograph for square TQ5979
Chafford Gorges Nature Park is managed by the Essex Wildlife Trust... (more)
NZ1445 : Still standing, just by Christine Johnstone Still standing, just by Christine Johnstone
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Dilapidated shed by former quarry, south-west of Colepike Hall.
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