SN9487 : Van Mines, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire

taken 13 years ago, near to Y Fan, Powys, Great Britain

Van Mines, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire
Van Mines, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire
Mineral mining in the Llanidloes district has a long history, pre-dating the Romans, who developed earlier workings. The route of a track from the site of early mines in the hills north-west of Llanidloes to the Roman station at Caersws was closely followed much later, in 1871, by a railway line from the Van Mine to Caersws railway station. And yes the chimney is leaning!
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SN9487, 19 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 8 January, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 21 September, 2005
Category
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 942 878 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:28.6703N 3:33.5527W
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