NZ3453 : Entrance to Herrington Country Park

taken 13 years ago, near to New Herrington, Sunderland, England

Entrance to Herrington Country Park
Entrance to Herrington Country Park
Herrington Country Park has been developed on the site of Herrington Colliery, The colliery closed in 1985, after over 100 years of producing coal.

More information about the park and its history is available at these websites:

Sunderland City Council: LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

Keep Britain Tidy: LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

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Geographical Context: Park and Public Gardens Place: West Herrington Near: Sunderland Former: Colliery other tags: Former Colliery Country Park Site of Coal Mine Park Park Entrance Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Colliery Closed in 1985 [7] ·
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NZ3453, 55 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 7 September, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3438 5318 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:52.3329N 1:27.9474W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3437 5317
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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