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Photographs of Cwmorthin Slate Quarry

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Avoiding the water on level E near the base of the Back Vein Incline Looking down OVI from lake level Head of Old Vein incline on Lake level Looking along level E, east of the BVI.
Level C in Cwmorthin old vein The dams: - View towards Oakeley from Cwmorthin crane part in chamber east of BVI floor E Slab trolley on floor E
teapot View of chamber View of Lefel Ffrench Orange and yellow mineral staining
mineral staining Fallen slate slabs on E floor  (back Vein) Crane parts loaded onto wagons Detail of E- G incline winder and surroudings
View from behind E-G incline winder Close up of incline winder mechanism Close up of E to G incline winder Looking towards incline winder in chamber 1 west, E floor.
Lighting up the lonely world of Cwmorthin! A study in slate Lonely bridge - rotting away in the dark Chamber 2 west BVI
Floor C Bridge Massive chamber Floor B dam - detail View of chamber west 1 manway
tunnel on lake level Artifacts in a chamber on Lake level Chamber on lake level One of the chambers on lake level
tunnel on lake level Lake level tunnel Lake level adit Head of manway at lake level
Looking down Back Vein Incline(BVI) from lake level Looking back up manway Cat walk high above floor C Floor B dam
abandoned  slate trolley abandoned  slate trolley tunnel somwhere in vicinity of BVI Vast worked out chamber
Looking down tunnel towards workings Looking over floor C bridge toward BVI tunnel somwhere in vicinity of BVI Bridge to East of BVI floor B
Notice at floor B bridge Floor B bridge - detail
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