2012

NZ1525 : Monument to King Coal

taken 12 years ago, near to Evenwood, County Durham, England

Monument to King Coal
Monument to King Coal
This recent memorial is to the many in the local vicinity that worked at the now defunct Randolph Colliery and Coke Ovens. Illustrated are a Miner's Safety Lamp, a coal gas flame, and the coke nodules that were a residual fuel item after the gas and tar products had been extracted from the mined coal.

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Geographical Context: Quarrying, Mining Place: Evenwood other tags: Monument Colliery Memorial Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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NZ1525, 28 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Stanley Howe   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 24 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 May, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1558 2501 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.2000N 1:45.6144W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1559 2500
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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