NS4720 : Scottish Coal at Killoch

taken 7 years ago, near to Trabbochburn, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Scottish Coal at Killoch
Scottish Coal at Killoch
In East Ayrshire, alongside the A70 Edinburgh-Ayr trunk road. The mine began production in 1960 and closed in 1987 - at its peak production in 1965 it was the first Scottish mine to produce 1 million tons of coal in a year. It is now used as a coal preparation plant for neighbouring collieries.
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NS4720, 12 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 27 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 28 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Quarrying, Mining  Roads, Road transport 
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Aerial 
Place (from Tags)
East Ayrshire 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4792 2045 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:27.2524N 4:24.3836W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4767 1991
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Aerial Photograph  Opencast Coal Mine 

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