TQ2250 : Sand processing plant

taken 5 years ago, near to Buckland, Surrey, Great Britain

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Sand processing plant
Sand processing plant
Part of the sand processing plant at Park Pit. Park Pit ceased to operate as a sand quarry in 1990 but processing of sand from nearby Tapwood Pit continued until 2014. Plans are being considered for conversion of Park Pit for leisure use. Regardless of the outcome, the processing plant is due to be removed by the last operators of the site, Hanson, during the first part of 2015.

In the distance is Dungates Farm House.

There is currently no public access to the site, this photo being taken on a private tour arranged for the Betchworth & Buckland Society.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 March, 2015   (more nearby)
Friday, 20 March, 2015
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining 
Place (from Tags)
Buckland  Park Pit 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 224 506 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:14.5286N 0:14.8208W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 224 507
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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