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Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid

ruin, Cwm yr Afon, Iain Robinson, manganese mine

Moel Hebog, Iain Robinson, Cwm Pennant.

Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines · Cwm Symlog Mine, Ceredigion

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

The remains of the floor 9 Mill, on the bwlch between Cwm Croesor and Cwmorthin.

Waterwheel Pit , looking South.

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Nant y Mwyn lead mine Engine House, Wales, Abandoned, Left Out, Welsh

Buddle, Frongoch Mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Nant y Mwyn Mine, Rhandirmwyn. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

After a lot of map study, we elected to go up from the Hendre Coed slate mine, following the river all the way up. (SH69655 51231) It wasn't too bad ...

Frongoch Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

We often wander (or in my case, stumble and fall in mud) around surface mining remains, desperately trying to identify features. It's fun, like an exercise ...

Cwm Elan. Late 18th century lead and zinc ore producing mines. Mid-Wales.

Pugh's Adit discharge, Cwmystwyth Lead Mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

The barracks, with Yr Aran to the rear. The tramway runs across the other side of the cwm, while the Watkin path bisects the photo in the front.

Blaen-y-Cwm, barracks, Iain Robinson

Nant y Mwyn lead mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

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Cwm Clydach Reservoir in The Valleys South Wales Photo Heatheronhertravels

Hill farm at Cwm Brefi

Cwmorthin Slate Quarry

Esgair Mwyn Lead Mine, Ffair Rhos, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Can you tell where they are? Top shot is the Hafod-y-llan ropeway, high above the Watkin Path. Below right is the Gamallt lead mine, below that is the Cwm ...

Cwmystwyth Mines - Image: Graig y Ddalfa at Cwmystwyth lead mines by Rudi Winter

Another intriguing discovery hidden in the woods beside Nant-y-Moch. I have been unable to find much about the history of this mine, which was nevertheless ...

Ynys Lochtyn

Cwm y Rhaeadr, Rhandirmwyn, Carmarthenshire

Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines · Llywernog Mine

Sphalerite crystals on calcite from Bog Mine, Maeshafn, Clwyd

A view of the South Snowdon tramway's incline, from the old mule track up to the Lliwedd copper mine.

Cwmystwyth Mines - Image: Main building of Cwm Ystwyth lead mine by Rudi Winter

Paul Edwards

Swindon Works diminutive 0-6-0 saddle-tank in scrapping-shed geograph

Clockwise from top: Aberystwyth Castle, Dolau Inn, Aberystwyth shore, Mwnt, Water

National Monuments Record of Wales Archives and Library Bulletin – February 2016

Cwm y Rhaeadr, Rhandirmwyn, Carmarthenshire

Cwm Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales

Cwm Mawr waterfall from cliff viewpoint ...

Ystrad Meurig

An overall view over the old engine shed, looking towards an old Iron Pyrites mine that was incorporated into the workings.

Panorama of some of the Snowdon Massif including Snowdon (centre right) taken from Mynydd Mawr. The Glyderau are visible in the distance.

The old chapel, Ponterwyd

Three Welsh Coal Miners Just Up from the Pits After a Day's Work in Coal Mine in Wales

Coed Crafnant, Iain Robinson, Treasure Maps

Derbyshire lead mining history

Steve spent the day exploring the lead and silver mines around Goginan and Cwm Symlog. This is Wales's Potosi (literally – the silver mines at Esgair Hir ...

9 adit is a long one- at 2,221 feet it's just under half a mile, straight into the hillside. It took eight years to drive, at a gradient of 1:86; ...

Afon Leri

This last move probably did actually help to improve things. In addition, the working people from the iron works themselves initiated funds to help support ...

When he died in Sussex in 1967, he was buried with his wife Grace, who had predeceased him by four years, in the burial ground for Pontrhydfendigaid at ...

Swyddffynnon

St John's, the old parish church in Aberdare

The ruined mill at Blaen-y-Cwm, in 2005

mapping (M.Ings, 2012, from various sources) The site was visited

Cambrian Way Stage 16 – Beddgelert to Pen y Pass

Slated for success: a walk in Snowdonia, Wales – a potential new Unesco site | Travel | The Guardian

How council jobsworths are targeting Britain's wildflower wonders

Tribunal Report on Aberfan created by Lord Edmund Davies 1967. Peggy Puente · Aberfan Mining Disaster

Eglwys Fach

Llandysiliogogo

CWM YSTWYTH. CWMYSTWYTH MINING COMMUNITY.

Effect of a burst dam in an old lead mine above Betws-y-coed

Mine exploration, photographs and mining history for mine explorers, industrial archaeologists, researchers and historians Mine explorer and mining history ...

Paviland Cave, Gower

Misty Moments at Ty Mawr

Dinas Country Club - Sea View, Dyfed

near pen allt-mawr

Culver Hole

Ceredigion County Council

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Looking down on Penderyn from Cwm Cadlan

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Penuwch

Ystrad Meurig

View of Cwm Mawr, Pembrokeshire, photographed from The Wales Coast Path by Charles Hawes

The Moelwyn Mine from a distance, showing the incline

Old mining machinery at Big Pit

By 1887 it was employing around 600 men, many of whom lived in the few overcrowded terraces that had been developed above the mine on the side of Carn y ...

Llyn Fanod

5. Llyn Cwm Idwal

Ffostrasol

Monument to mining disaster

Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid

Moel Hebog, Iain Robinson, Cwm Pennant.

A 2011 view of the mines from an old trial adit across the valley. The mines are under the escarpment, but between them and where I am standing to take the ...

The remains of the floor 9 Mill, on the bwlch between Cwm Croesor and Cwmorthin.

Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines · Cwm Symlog Mine, Ceredigion

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Frongoch Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Google Earth is all very well if, like Petra, you know what to look for. It can be invaluable in finding old mines and quarry sites.

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Buddle, Frongoch Mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Nant y Mwyn lead mine Engine House, Wales, Abandoned, Left Out, Welsh

Nant y Mwyn Mine, Rhandirmwyn. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

After a lot of map study, we elected to go up from the Hendre Coed slate mine, following the river all the way up. (SH69655 51231) It wasn't too bad ...

We often wander (or in my case, stumble and fall in mud) around surface mining remains, desperately trying to identify features. It's fun, like an exercise ...

Cwm Elan. Late 18th century lead and zinc ore producing mines. Mid-Wales.

Pugh's Adit discharge, Cwmystwyth Lead Mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Above the pit, looking to the end of Cwm Pennant

Picture

Nant y Mwyn lead mine. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Cwmorthin Slate Quarry

Cwmystwyth Mines - Cwm Ystwyth mine scape, present day

Esgair Mwyn Lead Mine, Ffair Rhos, Ceredigion. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines

Looking down from level 2 towards the incline leading to the mill in Cwm Trysgl. Cwm Pennant runs further below, towards the sea.

Cwmystwyth Mines - Image: Graig y Ddalfa at Cwmystwyth lead mines by Rudi Winter

Cwm y Rhaeadr, Rhandirmwyn, Carmarthenshire

Cwm Mawr Mine, Pontrhydfendigaid. Paul Edwards · Abandoned mines · Llywernog Mine

Sphalerite crystals on calcite from Bog Mine, Maeshafn, Clwyd

A view of the South Snowdon tramway's incline, from the old mule track up to the Lliwedd copper mine.

Cwmystwyth Mines - Image: Main building of Cwm Ystwyth lead mine by Rudi Winter

The farmhouse from the front, looking up towards Cwm Dwyfor.

Clockwise from top: Aberystwyth Castle, Dolau Inn, Aberystwyth shore, Mwnt, Water

Paul Edwards

Swindon Works diminutive 0-6-0 saddle-tank in scrapping-shed geograph

Cwm y Rhaeadr, Rhandirmwyn, Carmarthenshire

Cwm Mawr waterfall from cliff viewpoint ...

cwmducanolgate

Cwm Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales

An overall view over the old engine shed, looking towards an old Iron Pyrites mine that was incorporated into the workings.

Penuwch

2 Head towards the ruin high up (Cwm-trwsgl) on the map which roughly marks the start of the Cwm Dwyfor Mine Tramway. Follow this right until you reach some ...

The old chapel, Ponterwyd

Bwletin Archifau a Llyfrgell Cofnod Henebion Cenedlaethol Cymru – Chwefror 2016

Derbyshire lead mining history

Coed Crafnant, Iain Robinson, Treasure Maps

Steve spent the day exploring the lead and silver mines around Goginan and Cwm Symlog. This is Wales's Potosi (literally – the silver mines at Esgair Hir ...

9 adit is a long one- at 2,221 feet it's just under half a mile, straight into the hillside. It took eight years to drive, at a gradient of 1:86; ...

Afon Leri

Cambrian Way Stage 16 – Beddgelert to Pen y Pass

Swyddffynnon

(Terraced houses, typical of the south Wales mining valleys, the Afan Valley being one, and...)

St John's, the old parish church in Aberdare

The ruined mill at Blaen-y-Cwm, in 2005

mapping (M.Ings, 2012, from various sources) The site was visited

How council jobsworths are targeting Britain's wildflower wonders

Eglwys Fach

Effect of a burst dam in an old lead mine above Betws-y-coed

Mine exploration, photographs and mining history for mine explorers, industrial archaeologists, researchers and historians Mine explorer and mining history ...

Enjoy the beautiful, tranquil surroundings at Ger y Faen cottage

Melindwr

CWM YSTWYTH. CWMYSTWYTH MINING COMMUNITY.

The path up towards Penybryniau Mawr

Misty Moments at Ty Mawr

Paviland Cave, Gower

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Three Welsh Coal Miners Just Up from the Pits After a Day's Work in Coal Mine in Wales

near pen allt-mawr

Culver Hole

Ceredigion County Council

Old mining machinery at Big Pit

Looking down on Penderyn from Cwm Cadlan

Cottage in Pontrhydfendigaid, from an old postcard

Dinas Country Club - Sea View, Dyfed

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5. Llyn Cwm Idwal

Bont Goch

16 hidden Welsh lakes so remote you can only reach them on foot - Wales Online

Although we walked along the River Clydach, we didn't see any otters.

Devil's Bridge, Worm's Head, Rhossili

Llyn Fanod

Monument to mining disaster

The Moelwyn Mine from a distance, showing the incline