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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Cwmorthin Slate Quarry > Cwmorthin Work Weekends

Cwmorthin Work Weekends

Recording of works carried out at Cwmorthin, including:

Easter weekend 2008 - replacing steps in Ch.1 Back Vein, replacing one of the worst timbers in the Lake Level adit and clearing the fallen debris to bring the adit floor level back down to its original(ish) level

25th/26th October and 15th/16th November 2008 - more work on the steps in Ch.1 Back Vein and installation of the gate in the smoke flue adit.

Note: photographs of work to the Floor 1 (Lake Level) and Floor 2 (Smoke Flue) adits have their own separate albums.

12 Photos in this album by Vanoord

Stairway in Chamber 1 West Stairway in Chamber 1 West Stairway in Chamber 1 West Simply Exploding?
Simply Exploding? Simply Exploding? Close up of steps Ch.1
New steps New steps New steps New steps
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