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Kirkby-in-Furness lies on the east shore of the Duddon Estuary in South Cumbria. There is evidence of extensive quarrying for local slate and the remains of a remarkable dry stone walled embankment part of a quarry incline once bringing slate down to the Furness line at Sandside.

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HRS 9134 Kirkby in Furness, dry stone wall next Sandside station L7710412

HRS 9134 Kirkby in Furness, dry stone wall next Sandside station L7710412

HRS 9135 Kirkby in Furness, Bridge wall over tramway near Croglin Farm L7710438

HRS 9135 Kirkby in Furness, Bridge wall over tramway near Croglin Farm L7710438

HRS 9136 Kirkby in Furness, collapsed dry stone wall on tramway L7710425

HRS 9136 Kirkby in Furness, collapsed dry stone wall on tramway L7710425

HRS 9148 Kirkby in Furness, tramway embankment lower end L7710415

HRS 9148 Kirkby in Furness, tramway embankment lower end L7710415

HRS 9149 Kirkby in Furness, view north over end of tramway incline L7710421

HRS 9149 Kirkby in Furness, view north over end of tramway incline L7710421

HRS 9147 Kirkby in Furness, tramway embankment looking south DSC_0060

HRS 9147 Kirkby in Furness, tramway embankment looking south DSC_0060

HRS 9137 Kirkby in Furness, collapsed dry stone walling of tramway L7710426

HRS 9137 Kirkby in Furness, collapsed dry stone walling of tramway L7710426

HRS 9138 Kirkby in Furness, dry stone wall with hog hole tramway wall behind L7710414

HRS 9138 Kirkby in Furness, dry stone wall with hog hole tramway wall behind L7710414

HRS 9139 Kirkby in Furness, End of parapet of tramway bridge near Croglin Farm L7710439

HRS 9139 Kirkby in Furness, End of parapet of tramway bridge near Croglin Farm L7710439

HRS 9143 Kirkby in Furness, Recently re-built wingwall of bridge over tramroad L7710444

HRS 9143 Kirkby in Furness, Recently re-built wingwall of bridge over tramroad L7710444

HRS 9141 Kirkby in Furness, looking down tramway incline L7710436

HRS 9141 Kirkby in Furness, looking down tramway incline L7710436

HRS 9145 Kirkby in Furness, smoot in dry stone supporting wall of tramway L7710429

HRS 9145 Kirkby in Furness, smoot in dry stone supporting wall of tramway L7710429

HRS 9140 Kirkby in Furness, Kirkby Hall L7710427

HRS 9140 Kirkby in Furness, Kirkby Hall L7710427

HRS 9142 Kirkby in Furness, Methodist chapel L7710431

HRS 9142 Kirkby in Furness, Methodist chapel L7710431

HRS 9144 Kirkby in Furness, sheep near estuary DSC_0058

HRS 9144 Kirkby in Furness, sheep near estuary DSC_0058

HRS 9146 Kirkby in Furness, stone steps and stile near Wall End L7710418

HRS 9146 Kirkby in Furness, stone steps and stile near Wall End L7710418

HRS 9151 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon estuary L1060402

HRS 9151 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon estuary L1060402

HRS 9153 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon Estuary sheep L1060406

HRS 9153 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon Estuary sheep L1060406

HRS 9154 Kirkby in Furness, Sand Side Station L1060408

HRS 9154 Kirkby in Furness, Sand Side Station L1060408

HRS 9152 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon Estuary L1060404

HRS 9152 Kirkby in Furness, Duddon Estuary L1060404