SN7781 : Abandoned lead mine at Dyffryn Castell

taken 11 years ago, near to Ponterwyd, Ceredigion/Sir Ceredigion, Great Britain

Abandoned lead mine at Dyffryn Castell
Abandoned lead mine at Dyffryn Castell
The barren, contaminated soil together with the light frost covering give the place a spooky feel on this crisp November morning. The mine was operational from 1785 to 1908 [1].

[1] Archaeoleg Cambria at LinkExternal link
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SN7781, 56 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 November, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 November, 2006
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 773 811 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:24.8456N 3:48.3273W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SN 776 811
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