Arsenic Works, Porth Leddan August 1980

Usually surrounded by a sea of the usual very prickly Cornish gorse, these ruins have a peculiarly rustic appearance, which is perhaps accentuated by the rather strange cap on the top of the stack, almost certainly to help prevent down draughts in the narrow valley.

This photograph is by Dickie Bird and was uploaded December 31st 2014. © Dickie Bird please do not copy or distribute without prior express permission.