SD1778 : The lagoon at Hodbarrow

taken 8 years ago, near to Haverigg, Cumbria, Great Britain

The lagoon at Hodbarrow
The lagoon at Hodbarrow
A zoomed shot of the old flooded iron ore workings now an RSPB nature reserve. Prominent on the north side is The Commodore restaurant which seems to have closed in 2012 LinkExternal link - it certainly looked closed when we passed by later on. The building was once the mine office built in 1873 and is Grade II listed LinkExternal link Looming large in the background is Black Combe, the last high ground of the Lake District before the Irish Sea and a landmark for many miles about.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 10 November, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 November, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Quarrying, Mining  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Mine Workings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1732 7840 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.6801N 3:16.1249W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 1762 7795
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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RSPB Nature Reserve  Lagoon 

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