SD2898 : Coniston: Coppermines Valley

taken 23 years ago, near to Coniston, Cumbria, Great Britain

Coniston: Coppermines Valley
Coniston: Coppermines Valley
This entire valley is dominated by the detritus of disused copper mines. (For Arthur Ransome fans, of course, this is the landscape of "Pigeon Post".)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 September, 1996   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Place (from Tags)
Lake District 
National Park (from Tags)
Lake District 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 2828 9875 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:22.7506N 3:6.3413W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 2832 9882
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Other Tags
Old Man of Coniston  Mountains  Lake District  Disused Mine  Copper Mine  Literary Connection  Literary Locations 

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