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 > Omagh Gold Mine

Omagh (Cavanacaw) Gold Mine (United Kingdom)


Cavanacaw mine is currently located along a minor road connecting the B50 to ther main A32 route approximately %km west-southwest of Omagh. The site covers an area of approximately 60 hectares in total.

Planning permission to develop the site was submitted on 4th January 1993 for an opencast pit for the extraction of gold and silver and associated minerals.

Following a public enquiry in 1994 the DOE Northern Ireland granted planning permission.

Omagh Minerals Ltd controlled by the Canadian Corporation Galantas begun production in July 2007.

Photos of Omagh Gold Mine

Photographs Of Omagh
Photographs Of Omagh (11 photos)
Last updated December 9th 2009 by omaghminer
Historic Photographs Of Omagh
Historic Photographs Of Omagh (0 photos)
Last updated December 3rd 2009 by omaghminer

Google Earth Map of Omagh Gold Mine

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


Documents for Omagh Gold Mine

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

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