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Moinho de Monte Chãos

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Hidden : 2/5/2013
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Moinho de Monte Chãos

Mill Hill Chaos

Esta cache localiza-se no Moinho de Monte Chãos, junto à pedreira com o mesmo nome.
This cache is located in Chãos Mill Hill, near the quarry with the same name.
Deste local pode-se apreciar uma vista de 360º, identificando perfeitamente o Cabo de Sines que entra mar adentro, bem como toda a costa norte até Tróia e a serra da Arrábida. A sul podemos ver toda a costa alentejana até ao cabo Sardão, identificando-se a entrada para Vila Nova de Milfontes.

From this site you can enjoy a 360 ° view, identifying perfectly Cabo de Sines that goes out to sea and along the coast north to Troy and Arrábida mountains. To the south we could see all the Alentejo coast to Cape Sardão, identifying the entrance to Vila Nova de Milfontes.


Pedreira de Monte Chãos – Esta pedreira insere-se no complexo eruptivo de Sines, explorando-se rochas eruptivas granulares, Gabro e Dioritos. A rocha apresenta como  características, uma grande densidade e dureza, óptima para aplicação em obras marítimas, entre outras.

Quarry Monte Chãos - This quarry is part of the eruptive complex at Sines, exploring granular eruptive rocks, Gabbro and Diorites. The rock characteristics as a great density and hardness, optimal for application in maritime works, among others.

Desta pedreira saiu toda a pedra aplicada nas obras do porto de Sines, tendo entrado em exploração em 1972.
This quarry entered into operation in 1972, and all the stone take was applied in the works of the port of Sines.

Perigo de queda junto à pedreira, não ultrapassar a vedação.
A pedreira é propriedade privada, sendo proibido acesso a pessoas estranhas.
Risk of falling near the quarry, do not pass the fence.
The quarry is private property, access is forbidden to outsiders.

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N 37° 57.064 W 008° 50.548 



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