SS8495 : Duffryn Rhondda Colliery spoil heaps, Foel Trawsnant

taken 9 years ago, near to Duffryn, Neath Port Talbot/Castell-Nedd Port Talbot, Great Britain

Duffryn Rhondda Colliery spoil heaps, Foel Trawsnant
Duffryn Rhondda Colliery spoil heaps, Foel Trawsnant
Viewed from the slopes of Foel Penycastell, spoil heaps formed during the years of coal mining at the Afan Valley colliery which closed in 1966. The lower two of the heaps in the photograph lie in grid square SS8495; the higher two in SS8494.

The spoil heaps are also seen in SS8494 : Disused spoil heap, Foel Trawsnant and SS8394 : On the northern slopes of Foel Trawsnant.
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SS8495, 15 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 16 October, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 November, 2010
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining 
Former (from Tags)
Colliery Tips 
Primary Subject of Photo
Tip 
Category
Tip (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 841 950 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.5256N 3:40.5717W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 848 951
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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