SD8792 : Quarry workings, Stags Fell

taken 10 years ago, near to High Shaw, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Quarry workings, Stags Fell
Quarry workings, Stags Fell
The footpath along the south-west corner of this grid square follows a level track, sometimes on an embankment, and here in a cutting. It is probably the course of a 19th century tramway by which flags were taken from the quarries to the road, and from there to Hawes to be loaded on to trains for onward shipment.
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SD8792, 18 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 June, 2009
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 871 922 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:19.5234N 2:11.9907W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 871 922
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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