2006

NZ4064 : Limekilns, Marsden

taken 18 years ago, near to Whitburn, South Tyneside, England

Limekilns, Marsden
Limekilns, Marsden
dating from the 1870's these kilns provided lime for agriculture and industry. Limestone was quarried behind the kilns using coal from Whitburn Colliery. The kilns operated until the 1960's although the quarries are still operated.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Lime Kilns [14] · Quarry [10] · Whitburn Colliery [7] ·
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NZ4064, 267 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Mick Garratt   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 1 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 May, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 404 644 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.3551N 1:22.2250W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 404 644
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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