SW7151 : Mine shafts near Newdowns Head

taken 7 years ago, near to St Agnes, Cornwall, Great Britain

Mine shafts near Newdowns Head
Mine shafts near Newdowns Head
I'm speculating that these wire grilles are covering the heads of mine shafts to prevent animals from falling down them. They are about 20 metres below the coastal path on a rather precipitous part of the cliff. In the background are the Bawden Rocks or Man and his Man in SW6951
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Date Taken
Friday, 8 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 25 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 7101 5172 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:19.2495N 5:13.0930W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 7106 5169
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Disused Mine Shaft  Coastal Path  Coastline 

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