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The Quarry is my quarry

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 14 January 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Back in Mortimer's Forest the partially exposed rock face glows in the snow. There are small quarries like this scattered everywhere around. The limestone formed by an ancient seabed is all over this part of Shropshire and was quarried from the nearest suitable place wherever someone wanted to build.

NIKON D70s 1/125 second F/9.0 33 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON D70s
1/125 second
F/9.0
33 mm (35mm equiv.)

snow
mortimer
forest
ludlow
shropshire
uk