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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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Cwmorthin Graffiti!
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Pretty icicles at the entrance
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Pretty icicles at the entrance
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Pretty icy shapes in the lake
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Trucks
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Ch 33 OV
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DE Connection
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D floor chamber, west of the OV incline
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D floor chamber, west of the OV incline
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Truck on OV D floor
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Old cart and track
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Stairway to heaven
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stair way to heaven
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Two ways ?
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Stoping
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Bridge
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A fuzzy Willy Eckerslyke admiring the new poles at OVI head
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Lake Level Adit 1980s
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Lake Level Adit ca 1975
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OVI head - poles in place!
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OVI incline head - poles in place
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Miles holding the roof up
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Knocking down the loose bits - BVI
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More props in - top of BVI
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Gettin the first pole at the right angle - top of BVI
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Getting the first prop at the right angle
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The old prop at the head of the BVI
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Dan dragging the pole in along the adit
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Nick arrives with the first pair of 4m poles
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Nick and tractor setting off up the hill
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Unloading the tractor
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First poles ready to go...
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Llyn Cwmorthin and the Mine from the tips - 1970s.
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Looking across Llyn Cwmorthin from the Office at the MIne - 1970s.
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Looking across Llyn Cwmorthin from the Office at the MIne - 1970s.
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Looking down at Cwmorthin Mine and thew Lake - 1970s.
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In the Cwmorthin Valley - 1970s
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In the Cwmorthin Valley - 1970s
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In the Cwmorthin Valley - 1970s
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In the Cwmorthin Valley - 1970s - Matt Cooke in attendance.
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General View over the Cwmorthin Tips
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The Explosives Magazine at Cwmorthin Mine (Gentleman guarding is Nick Butcher)
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Llyn Cwmorthin and the Magazine at Cwmorthin Mine
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Lynn Cwmorthin and the Tips of Cwmorthin Mine
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Cwmorthin Office and Blacksmith''s shop c 1975
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The Cwmorthin Buildings at the Lake
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Blacksmith''s Bellows at Cwmorthin Mine
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General View of the Surface of Cwmorthin Mine
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wmorthin Office c 1975
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Cwmorthin manager''s office
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