Zenfolio | Mick Pope - Railway Related | Dinorwic

Created 16-Sep-12
Modified 16-Sep-12
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A view of the main incline circa 1973 with the mill area still virtually intact prior to the building of the power station.I think this is a later view of the incline seen in the previous photoA view along one of the upper galleries.View towards Llyn Peris from a ledge above one of the central 'sincs'The massive stone embankment at the upper part of the Garret side inclinesOne of the slate 'staircases' now gradually erodingView towards Llyn Peris across on of the workings on the Garret sideTrack still in place to one of the rubbish tips.A general view of the workings at the west end of the site with Llyn Padarn and Llanberis visibleNot sure if this is an old incline or a retaining wall.Not sure if this is an old incline or a retaining wall.Winding drum on an upper level.A winding house gradually collapsesShorter incline with wagon turntableAustralia levelOccasionally one can find trackwork still in place, particularly in the upper levels where the scrapman cannot reach!