AditNow... the site for mine explorers and mining historians Mine explorer and mining history videos on YouTube Connect with other mine explorers on Facebook
AditNow Mine Exploration
Tip: do not include 'mine' or 'quarry', search by name e.g. 'cwmorthin', use 'Sounds like search' if unsure of spelling

Advanced Search
'Sounds like search'
Quick a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Tip: narrow down your search by typing more than one word and selecting 'Search for all words' or 'Exact search'



Tip: narrow down your search by typing more than one word and selecting 'Search for all words' or 'Exact search'



Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Bwlchglas Lead Mine

Bwlchglas Lead Mine (United Kingdom)


The mine was developed on two veins possibly associated with the Hafan fault. Recorded working at the mine is very late in relationship to other mines in mid-Wales. And was being worked on a number of occasions from 1882 to 1916, producing 1240 tons of lead ore and 99 tons of zinc ore.
The primary interest with this mine is the two cages reached via 2 SRT pitches.

Photos of Bwlchglas Lead Mine

Photographs Of Bwlchglas
Photographs Of Bwlchglas (62 photos)
Last updated April 21st 2015 by royfellows
Historic Photographs Of Bwlchglas
Historic Photographs Of Bwlchglas (3 photos)
Last updated January 15th 2015 by Dickie Bird
Bwlchglas Lead Mine 14/04/2007
Bwlchglas Lead Mine 14/04/2007 (17 photos)
Last updated January 16th 2009 by Captain Scarlet

Google Earth Map of Bwlchglas Lead Mine

To view the location details and the Google Map please sign in or register an account.


Documents for Bwlchglas Lead Mine

Sorry, there are no documents currently available. If you have any documents you can share please click the 'Upload a Document' tab.

Major Mining Region

Bwlchglas Lead Mine belongs to the Metal Mines of Mid Wales region.

Wisdom Miners Lamp Sale Starless River - Caving Store Moore Books: Specialist BooksI.A. Recordings: Mining and Industrial History DVDs
Disclaimer: Mine exploring can be quite dangerous, but then again it can be alright, it all depends on the weather. Please read the proper disclaimer.
© 2005 to 2019 AditNow.co.uk
Back to Top