2018

NG5534 : Suisnish

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

Suisnish
Suisnish
A post-industrial landscape, following the extraction of ironstone between 1912 and 1916.
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: · Ironstone [6] ·
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NG5534, 96 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 29 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 May, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5550 3455 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:20.1416N 6:3.8652W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5556 3437
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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