SH6163 : Quarry development

taken 1 year ago, near to Mynydd Llandegai, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Quarry development
Quarry development
Assuming trustworthy GPS location, the extension of the quarry beyond its mapped limits is easily determined. Here is a view from the Holywell Level down to the next, which is being extended by drilling and blasting. The pile of debris in the foreground is part of the temporary protective bund which is designed to restrain people and vehicles from going over the edge.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 6132 6389 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.2420N 4:4.5213W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 6118 6379
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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