SH6745 : Wrysgan Slate Quarry

taken 27 years ago, near to Tanygrisiau, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Wrysgan Slate Quarry
Wrysgan Slate Quarry
This is the top of the incline where it emerges from the tunnel (just visible). The rusty metal is the remains of a steam winch (that was still there in 2009). We walked up the incline and through the tunnel to get here and some of us were well jiggered.
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SH6745, 55 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 September, 1990   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 July, 2006
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Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 678 455 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.4283N 3:58.2572W
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