SH5961 : A Lefal at Lernion

taken 12 years ago, near to Dinorwig, Gwynedd, Great Britain

A Lefal at Lernion
A Lefal at Lernion
A 'lefal' is a slate quarryman's term for an access tunnel into the extraction area. During the construction of the HEP station, this lefal was abandoned and a cutting made to allow access to the gallery for the large machinery needed to create a tunnel access from the gallery to the HEP shaft. The building in Ponc Aberdaron above is a 'cwt mochal ffiar' - a blast shelter.
SH5961 : Blast Shelter at Ponc Aberdaron
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 24 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 7 December, 2006
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Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 59 61 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.9252N 4:6.0903W
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