Cotehele Quay was a thriving area during Victorian times. For hundreds of years the River Tamar was the principal access route to the estate. The stone lime kilns and old buildings help tell the story of this once-booming industrial hub.This piece of equipment was used as lifting gear when loading tin and arsenic.
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dta (72999) 2012-03-10 13:37
hello Gladys ,
May be the light and the sky were not the best , but I like the composition , and especially this interesting loading tool . Good to maintain it as a testimony of the past .
danos (92568) 2012-03-12 1:33
nice this historical and old loading tool at the bank of river Tamar.Good this documentaty shot with the metallic construction to took place in its era, lifting gear when loading tin and arsenic.
Have a good week,Danos.
jmdias (59976) 2012-05-01 4:31
very beautiful the shapes and lines of this old structure. I liked the framing and these details of rural landscape around. TFS.
- Copyright: Gladys Bennett (jadesgran) (5377)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-03-22
- Categories: Daily Life, Transportation
- Exposure: f/7.1, 1/50 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-03-10 12:40
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