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'''To Bristol''': [[Radstock West]]<br>
 
'''To Bristol''': [[Radstock West]]<br>
 
'''To Frome''': [[Somerset Quarry Siding]]
 
'''To Frome''': [[Somerset Quarry Siding]]
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== History ==
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Sunk in [[1874]], the main shaft eventually reaching a depth of 1,560ft. Closed in [[1973]].
 
== 1960s ==
 
== 1960s ==
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All from [[1967]] and [[1968]].
 
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Image:Kilmersdon Incline1.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Incline2.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Incline3.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Incline4.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery1.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery2.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery3.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery4.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery5.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery6.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery7.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery8.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
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Image:Kilmersdon Colliery9.jpg|''&copy; [[:Category:Robin Summerhill|Robin Summerhill]]''
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
 
[[Category:Collieries]]
 
[[Category:Collieries]]
 
[[Category:Robin Summerhill]]
 
[[Category:Robin Summerhill]]

Latest revision as of 18:33, 23 February 2010

<googlemap lat="51.279582" lon="-2.443342"> 51.287796, -2.441239, Triangular Junction 51.285366, -2.43852, Triangular Junction 51.284521, -2.444115, Colliery Incline 51.282964, -2.44802, Site of colliery 51.281447, -2.45869, Site of tip. </googlemap>

To Bristol: Radstock West
To Frome: Somerset Quarry Siding

History

Sunk in 1874, the main shaft eventually reaching a depth of 1,560ft. Closed in 1973.

1960s

All from 1967 and 1968.