Frozen mine reservoir

  • Description

    "In common with most settlements in Weardale Daddry Shield has a complex of disused lead mines nearby. This frozen reservoir is one used in mining days as a source of water to supply power used in the process; it seems that it's known locally as Cochran's Dam but is unnamed on OS maps and despite its size, not even marked at the 1:50 000 scale. Black Hill in the distance is on the N side of the Wear valley." Photo by Trevor Littlewood, 2009, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
  • Owner

    Geograph.org.uk
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2089128
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 9 months ago
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