SH6047 : Cwm Bychan - disused copper mining gantries

taken 11 years ago, near to Pont Aberglaslyn, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Cwm Bychan - disused copper mining gantries
Cwm Bychan - disused copper mining gantries
These gantries are part of an old aerial ropeway built to carry copper ore down to the crushing mill. Mining hereabouts began in Roman times - and the mines closed in 1922.
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SH6047, 17 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 April, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 23 February, 2009
Category
Aerial ropeway   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 603 472 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:0.2465N 4:5.0014W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 603 474
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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