NZ4250 : Vane Tempest Colliery interpretive sculpture, Seaham

taken 12 years ago, near to Seaham, County Durham, Great Britain

Vane Tempest Colliery interpretive sculpture, Seaham
Vane Tempest Colliery interpretive sculpture, Seaham
Viewed in this direction, towards the roundabout leading to a new housing estate, where the main gates of Vane Tempest Colliery once stood, Michael Johnson's sculpture shows the profile of the old colliery buildings which would have dominated the landscape. There was a tall central chimney flanked by the pit head gear above each of the two shafts, called Vane & Tempest, and the accompanying buildings which housed the winding gear and engines LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

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Date Taken
Friday, 12 February, 2010   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 13 February, 2010
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Public artwork   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 4267 5017 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:50.6718N 1:20.2237W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 4267 5017
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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