ST4643 : Loaded peat wagon on Westhay Moor Drove

taken 5 years ago, near to Lower Godney, Somerset, Great Britain

Loaded peat wagon on Westhay Moor Drove
Loaded peat wagon on Westhay Moor Drove
Peat excavation continues on Westhay Moor, but under strictly licensed terms. The huge trailers are a common sight as they take peat to the various peatworks around Westhay. The roads are built over the peat, and the heavy loads make the ground shake as they pass.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 28 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 28 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Roads, Road transport  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4604 4369 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.3924N 2:46.4108W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4625 4371
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Peat Workings  Peat Moor 

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