SS4684 : The Salt House, Porth Einon

taken 7 months ago, near to Overton, Swansea/Abertawe, Great Britain

The Salt House, Porth Einon
The Salt House, Porth Einon
Remnants of a salt house, where seawater was evaporated in pans heated by coal furnaces to produce salt, which was shipped directly from the site. The salt house dates back to the 16th century and was demolished around 1650. It was excavated in the 1980s.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 November, 2021   (more nearby)
Thursday, 19 May, 2022
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Industry  Estuary, Marine 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 4693 8464 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.3908N 4:12.5155W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SS 4691 8465
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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