NY9940 : Ashes Quarry and Stanhope

taken 9 years ago, near to Crawleyside, County Durham, Great Britain

Ashes Quarry and Stanhope
Ashes Quarry and Stanhope
Sculpted landforms at the western end of the massive abandoned limestone quarry above Stanhope. The western end of Stanhope town can be seen in the floor of the valley, with the more recent - but also abandoned - Newlandside Quarry NY9838 on the far slope.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 10 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  City, Town centre 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9950 4005 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:45.3237N 2:0.5575W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 99518 40143
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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