SC2678 : Snuff the Wind

near to Lower Foxdale, Isle of Man, Great Britain

Snuff the Wind
Snuff the Wind
Cross Vein Mine, popularly known as "Snuff the Wind": a lead mine worked between 1832 and 1881. The two shafts - about 240 feet apart - were known as the Engine Shaft and the Whim Shaft. A Whim was a horse gin.
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Saturday, 2 April, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 2 April, 2005
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SC 26 78 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:10.3726N 4:39.5757W
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