NT2662 : Site of a former factory building

taken 10 years ago, near to Roslin, Midlothian, Great Britain

Site of a former factory building
Site of a former factory building
The gunpowder factory buildings were set into the hillside to limit damage caused by an accidental explosion. Horse-drawn tramway bogies were used to transport materials around the site, and gunpowder was exported all over the world from Newhaven and Leith.
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NT2662, 34 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 May, 2009
Category
Historic site > Historic site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 265 625 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.0108N 3:10.4547W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 265 624
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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