2018

NG5534 : East Suisnish Pier

taken 6 years ago, near to Inverarish, Isle of Raasay, Scotland

East Suisnish Pier
East Suisnish Pier
Iron ore was loaded here for shipping to iron works in Central Scotland.
Ironstone Mining on Raasay

Between 1912 and 1916 iron ore was extracted from ironstones that outcrop in the southern part of the Isle of Raasay. Extensive ruins of the workings and associated buildings continue to disfigure the landscape of the island.


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Geographical Context: Quarrying, Mining
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · East Suisnish [11] · Iron Works [11] ·
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NG5534, 96 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 27 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 May, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5541 3408 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:19.8860N 6:3.9267W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5547 3417
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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