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Croft's Quarry

Croft's Quarry

Photograph Taken: Mid- Late 1960’s
Photographer: Unknown
Catalogue Reference: 559C
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The last steam to be worked, was used to build the tower on Blackburn Cathedral. After this was completed, the pumps were stopped and the crane was dismantled and removed. The quarry quickly flooded and nature took over.

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