SD1878 : The red rocks at Hodbarrow

taken 7 years ago, near to Millom, Cumbria, Great Britain

The red rocks at Hodbarrow
The red rocks at Hodbarrow
The colour gives the game away! It's haematite, the iron ore which gave Millom its prosperity. The tunnel has collapsed leaving a cave to explore, if you are willing to accept the risk.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 21 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 22 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1833 7819 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.5766N 3:15.1929W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1834 7815
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