SK1562 : Milepost and Blakemoor Siding

taken 4 years ago, near to Heathcote, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Milepost and Blakemoor Siding
Milepost and Blakemoor Siding
This is where a tramway from Blakemoor Clay Pits met a short siding off the Cromford & High Peak Railway, known as "The Derbyshire Silica Fire Brick Co. Blakemoor Siding". The Derbyshire Silica Fire Brick Co. had a brickworks nearby at Friden, which still exists, operated by a successor to the original company, DSF Refractories and Minerals Limited.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 December, 2015   (more nearby)
Thursday, 24 December, 2015
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Railways  Derelict, Disused  Industry 
Former (from Tags)
Railway  Railway Siding  Tramway 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1544 6261 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.6237N 1:46.2322W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1544 6256
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Railway Milepost  Cromford & High Peak Railway  High Peak Trail 

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