Medieval Quarry of Paio Nunes - Tomar, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 39° 37.987 W 008° 24.578
29S E 550662 N 4387204
Quick Description: A lost quarry with vague traces of usage not far from Tomar
Location: Leiria, Portugal
Date Posted: 7/3/2018 7:06:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMYND8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Rikitan
Views: 4

Long Description:
This quarry was mostly used to extract the stone for the building of the nearby Aqueduto dos Pegões, created to supply water to the Templars castle and monastery in Tomar.

Closest village to the place is Pedreira (which means precisely "Quarry").

Access is by dirt road followed by a few hundred meters walk.

Parking: N 39° 38.076 W 008° 24.673

Recommended access: Not Listed

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