SE0862 : Old Vein Whim Shaft

taken 2 months ago, 3 km from Greenhow, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Old Vein Whim Shaft
Old Vein Whim Shaft
PLEASE BE VERY CAREFUL - If you do visit this mine do not get too close, this is an open shaft, and maybe 40fms (240ft) deep. It was first opened in 1862, but was reopened in the 1940s and again in the 1960s.
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 May, 2020   (more nearby)
Sunday, 24 May, 2020
Geographical Context
Uplands  Grassland  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused 
Primary Subject of Photo
Mine Shaft 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0872 6240 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:3.4488N 1:52.0970W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 0874 6240
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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