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NZ5202 : Alum Workings, Carlton Bank by Mick Garratt Alum Workings, Carlton Bank by Mick Garratt
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A huge hole in the hillside. A former industrial landscape which only now, after... (more)
NZ8513 : Spoil heap from alum industry by Pauline E Spoil heap from alum industry by Pauline E
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The quarrying of rock for use in the alum making industry ceased in the 1850s... (more)
NZ8514 : Old jet workings, Deepgrove by Pauline E Old jet workings, Deepgrove by Pauline E
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The 1894 1:2500 map shows these caves as old jet workings. Quarrying for alum... (more)
NZ9701 : Entrance to Brickyards Alum Quarry by Pauline E Entrance to Brickyards Alum Quarry by Pauline E
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Now in the hands of The National Trust Organisation. Locally mined rock was... (more)
NZ7320 : Ruined Wall amongst the Bracken by Mick Garratt Ruined Wall amongst the Bracken by Mick Garratt
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Probably related to the alum industry of the 18/19c.
NZ8513 : Deepgrove Wyke by Pauline E Deepgrove Wyke by Pauline E
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With evidence of quarrying at the base of the cliffs. The spoil in the... (more)
NZ8513 : A place of contrasts by Pauline E A place of contrasts by Pauline E
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From the barren slopes of Sandsend Ness, once quarried for rock for use in the... (more)
NZ8613 : The barren headland of Sandsend Ness by Pauline E The barren headland of Sandsend Ness by Pauline E
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The spoil is a legacy of the quarrying of rock for use in the alum industry... (more)
NZ8613 : Moonscape, Sandsend Ness by Pauline E Moonscape, Sandsend Ness by Pauline E
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The area around Sandsend Ness was quarried for rock used in the alum industry... (more)
NZ8513 : Walking on the moon by Pauline E Walking on the moon by Pauline E
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Sandsend Ness was quarried for rock used in the alum industry until the 1850s. A... (more)
NZ8613 : Sandsend Ness by Pauline E Sandsend Ness by Pauline E
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Zoomed view from the car park at the northern end of the village. The shape of... (more)
NZ7420 : Ruin, Loftus Alum Works by Mick Garratt Ruin, Loftus Alum Works by Mick Garratt
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Very soon to be lost to the ever-encroaching sea.
Tags: Alum Quarrying Site   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   RuinX   subject:RuinX  
NZ8513 : Sandsend Ness by Pauline E Sandsend Ness by Pauline E
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At first glance I thought there was a natural arch at the base of the cliff but... (more)
NZ8513 : Heather tumbling down the cliff by Pauline E Heather tumbling down the cliff by Pauline E
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Sparse vegetation on the cliff gets a sudden burst of colour in August when the... (more)
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