SK3214 : Moira Road, Donisthorpe

taken 1 month ago, near to Donisthorpe, Leicestershire, Great Britain

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Moira Road, Donisthorpe
Moira Road, Donisthorpe
Taken from the crossroads between Church Street, Ashby Road and Measham Road. Somewhere along this road was a long line of terraced colliery cottages, since demolished probably due to subsidence and poor living conditions.

The image has been cropped to emphasise the dramatic slopes along this road. This, in addition to the handheld exposure during deep dusk and the f/1.4 aperture of a rather antiquated lens, creates a rather... dreamy image, to put it politely!
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Date Taken
Monday, 13 September, 2021   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 14 September, 2021
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
Donisthorpe 
Housing (from Tags)
Terraced 
Primary Subject of Photo
Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3205 1419 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.4648N 1:31.6137W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3208 1413
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Moira  Colliery 

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