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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Nant Yr Eira Lead Mine

Nant Yr Eira (Snow Brook) Lead Mine (United Kingdom)


Mined for Lead and Copper. Earliest part of the mine is a prehistoric open cut (Bronze Age?). Later 19th century remains consist of Crusher house, two wheel pits, ore bin, barracks, shafts and adits (at least one open). Upstream is the remains of a reservoir. Located in Hafren Forest, it is on a self guided walk.

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Last updated January 7th 2017 by Wyn
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Last updated July 24th 2007 by Wyn

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Major Mining Region

Nant Yr Eira Lead Mine belongs to the Metal Mines of Mid Wales region.

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