|Title||View back to the top of the pier incline at Nant y Gadwen 612104|
|Photo's author||Eric Jones User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||09 Nov 2007 00:00:00|
|Original size||640 x 480|
|Retrieved from source on||10 Mar 2012 08:16:47 (UTC)|
View back to the top of the pier incline at Nant y Gadwen 612104
The ruins of the drum house and adjoining weigh-machine house at Nant y Gadwen These were located next to the marshalling yard and at the top of the final incline leading to the Porth Ysgo pier. Two i…
View east across the Nant Mine stockyard towards the top of the pier incline The two buildings are the drumhouse (left)and the weigh-machine house.
Winding gear at the Nant Mine above Porth Ysgo
Former ore storage and marshalling yard at Nant y Gadwen This photo is taken from near the weigh-machine house. The following link shows the stockyard at the top of the pier incline in the hey-day of …
The line of the two top inclines of the Benallt Tramway at Nant y Gadwen The building in the foreground is the drum house of the pier incline. The second incline was built to avoid an awkward angle of…
The top Benallt Tramway incline at Nant y Gadwen This incline, one of two, linked the Benallt Tramway with the Nant Mine stockyard and the lower incline to the shipping pier.
View down the final incline towards the now disappeared pier at Nant y Gadwen Today the incline ends at the edge of a precipice. The incline and the wooden pier were built between 1902 and 1903 at the…
Mine winding gear near Porth Ysgo
Mine winding gear near Porth Ysgo Old winding gear from The Manganese mine.
The top drum at Nant y Gadwen This was one of a pair of top drumhouses on the Nant y Gadwen section of the Benallt Tramway. The second one has been demolished. Trucks were lowered down the two incline…
Winding gear at Nant y Gadwen 612128
Ruined engine shed and spoil heaps at Nant y Gadwen The engine shed, which housed two engines and had an inspection pit, was sited alongside the Benallt Tramway. On the valley floor, to the left of th…
Tramway beds and inclined planes at the Nant Mine
The lower reaches of Nant y Gadwen Here Nant Gadwen stream tumbles down to reach the sea at Porth Alwm.
Nant y Gadwen
Nant y Gadwen
The Nant Manganese Mine site at Nant y Gadwen The trackbeds of various internal and external tramway routes stand out in the photo.
A colourful level at the Nant Mine Once inside, however, the overwhelming impression can be summed up by two 4- lettered words "cold" and "damp".
The Nant y Gadwen valley from Mynydd y Graig The bracken-infested entrenched Nant y Gadwen valley contains the relics of the Nant y Gadwen Iron and Manganese Mine (Nant Gadwan in the local parlance). …
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