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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Loscoe Limestone Quarry

Loscoe Limestone Quarry (United Kingdom)


This quarry became famous when after years of disuse and filling as a tip, methane migrated into a Bungalow - 51 Clarke Avenue, blowing it completely to bits.
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Last updated March 8th 2010 by ICLOK
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Last updated March 8th 2010 by ICLOK

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Major Mining Region

Loscoe Limestone Quarry belongs to the Derbyshire region.

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