NX9617 : Haig Colliery

taken 35 years ago, near to Whitehaven, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Haig Colliery
Haig Colliery
This is the year the pit closed. Clearance was well under way and the left hand head gear has gone. The right hand has been preserved. The John Wood haulage engine in the foreground has now been scrapped. The site is a museum and retains the two winding engines.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 November, 1986   (more nearby)
Thursday, 6 March, 2008
Colliery   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 967 175 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.5796N 3:35.8975W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 966 176
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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