SK5952 : Longdale Lane Vicinity, NG15

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Haywood Oaks, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Longdale Lane Vicinity, NG15
Longdale Lane Vicinity, NG15
On the south side of Longdale Lane, in the vicinity of a Forestry Commission-type public path (track) into Sansom Wood, the course of a former branch line that once served the former Calverton Colliery . This is a view looking back towards Sansom Wood, with some greenhouses belonging to Old Hall Nurseries evident on the right. The colliery closed in 1999. This track can be joined in Sansom Wood and followed for a mile or so, although for the most part it is heavy on footwear and the ankles due to the nature of the rocky surface. It is also overgrown in parts.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 January, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Railways  Derelict, Disused  Woodland, Forest  Flat landscapes 
Primary Subject of Photo
Path 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5953 5224 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:3.8458N 1:6.7863W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5954 5223
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Former Colliery Branch Line Route  Sansom Wood 

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