NY8442 : Heathery Cleugh and Puddingthorne Moor in the snow

taken 6 months ago, near to Cornriggs, County Durham, Great Britain

Heathery Cleugh and Puddingthorne Moor in the snow
Heathery Cleugh and Puddingthorne Moor in the snow
The old mine workings of Guinea Groove Hush, which are not particularly noticeable in NY8442 : Heathery Cleugh and Puddingthorne Moor have been picked out by the snow and the shadows.

A hush was made by collecting water behind a (generally) small dam and repeatedly releasing the built-up water to wash away the soil and reveal the mineral-bearing ore beneath LinkExternal link .
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 6 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Uplands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Valley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8470 4298 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:46.8894N 2:14.3643W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8498 4201
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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