Rookhope through the arch

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Duncan M Wilmot on March 8, 2014

Linzgarth Arch, on the Rookhope-Allenheads road, Weardale, Co Durham, UK Remnant of a local industrial processing site: in a lead mining area.

Kenny Wharton on March 8, 2014

Yes it is the last remaining arch from the Rookhope smelt mill. I came to this area over 30 years ago on a geology field trip for my O' level studies. I still have a huge chunk of fluorspar I found nearby. SEE HERE

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 20, 2011
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    by Kenny Wharton
    • Camera: Canon EOS 550D
    • Taken on 2011/11/20 15:13:31
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 179.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash