SD7328 : Coke oven, Aspen Colliery

taken 3 months ago, near to Church, Lancashire, Great Britain

Coke oven, Aspen Colliery
Coke oven, Aspen Colliery
The beehive coking ovens on the site of Aspen Colliery are said to be the best preserved examples in NW England. There are 24 ovens and a canal basin, which was linked to the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.
Known locally as the Fairy Caves.
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SD7328, 69 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 27 August, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 1 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Industry 
Former (from Tags)
Coke Ovens 
Primary Subject of Photo
Oven 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7373 2847 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.1157N 2:23.9921W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7373 2847
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Colliery (Site Of)  Scheduled Monument 

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