Saltom Colliery, Whitehaven

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  • Description

    "The last remains of an early generation colliery on the Cumbrian coast. The remaining buildings of the former more modern Haig Colliery are at the top of the cliff. Here also is the fine sweep of Saltom bay curving round to St Bees Head [[NX9414]]" Photo by Alan Murray-Rust, 2004.
  • Owner

    Alan Murray-Rust
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 2 months ago
    Viewed: 213 times
    Picture Taken: 2004-06-27
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