2018

NG5534 : Industrial Archaeology

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

Industrial Archaeology
Industrial Archaeology
Remains of the early 20th century iron mining industry. The row of buildings with the arched opening is a series of kilns used in processing the ore brought down from the mines.
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 Derelict, Disused
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Building [10] · Kilns Used in Processing [3] ·
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NG5534, 96 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 30 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 May, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5552 3425 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:19.9810N 6:3.8275W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5554 3434
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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