SW6847 : Mining activity above Porthtowan

taken 7 years ago, near to Porthtowan, Cornwall, Great Britain

Mining activity above Porthtowan
Mining activity above Porthtowan
Almost hidden in a heathery landscape above the cliffs, these cages are heads of former mine shafts, caged off to prevent inquisitive animals (and probably humans) from falling down them. In the distance, off St Agnes Head SW6951 are Bawden Rocks SW7053
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 24 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 687 476 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:16.9758N 5:14.8853W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6873 4757
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Mine Shaft Head  Cage  Cliff 

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