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Embankment

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 6 October 2012 in Landscape & Rural.

To give some idea of the huge amount of engineering work that went into this project to extract iron from this valley, we are standing here on one of several massive embankments that straddle side valleys, to carry the railway line round on a more or less level plane.

NIKON COOLPIX P7000 1/180 second F/3.2 ISO 100 35 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON COOLPIX P7000
1/180 second
F/3.2
ISO 100
35 mm (35mm equiv.)

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