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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Cwmorthin Slate Quarry > All Photos of Cwmorthin Slate Quarry

All Photos of Cwmorthin (Cwm Orthin) Slate Quarry (United Kingdom)

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abandoned  slate trolley
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tunnel somwhere in vicinity of BVI
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Vast worked out chamber
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Looking down tunnel towards workings
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Looking over floor C bridge toward BVI
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tunnel somwhere in vicinity of BVI
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Bridge to East of BVI floor B
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Notice at floor B bridge
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Floor B bridge - detail
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ironwork with a smattering of rust shells
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A close look at rusting ironwork
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drumhouse mechanism
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looking down to floor E from C floor chamber 1 west
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rusting iron chain or rope?
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Another view of cat walk
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Remains of waste wagons (BVI)
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pipework with rust shells
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Rust shells
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Landing off BVI
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Remains of Bridge
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Floor C bridge
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BVI
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Blind tunnel
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Artifacts at base of BVI
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Flooded floor E - detail
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Looking west from base of BVI along floor E
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The famous waste wagons.
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Large chamber east of the BVI
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BVI
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Dam off BVI floor A
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Floor A BVI
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Looking into the workings, Back Vein Incline (BVI), Cwmorthin
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Rusting pipe-work somewhere on the Back Vein Incline
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Climbing the Back Vein Incline  (BVI)
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Lake level adit
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portal down into darkness
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The much photographed truck on the BVI
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Climbing the BVI
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Bottom of BVI
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Bottom of BVI
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Bottom of BVI
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Remains of Bridge off BVI
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Remains of Bridge
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"Rust shells" on pipe-work BVI
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Remains of Bridge
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crystal formation
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rusty flow stone
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crystals on the wall
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ochre in a drainage gully
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chamber 34 incline winder
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