2013

SY9978 : Capstan, Norman's Quarry

taken 11 years ago, near to Harman's Cross, Dorset, England

Capstan, Norman's Quarry
Capstan, Norman's Quarry
A preserved small underground stone quarry, typical of a great many that were hereabouts. The capstan hauled stone up a steeply inclined adit from the underground workings. The blocked off adit, behind the camera in this view, is seen in SY9978 : Shaft, Norman's Quarry.

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Geographical Context: Quarrying, Mining Derelict, Disused
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Norman's Quarry [4] · Underground Stone Quarry [2] ·
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SY9978, 111 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Robin Webster   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 19 May, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 9916 7892 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.5996N 2:0.7939W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 99164 78912
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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