Cwmystwyth Lead Mine
Industrial Wales
Mid Wales
Cwmystwyth Lead Mine
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Cwmystwyth Lead Mine

What's left to see on the surface - SN 8025 7455

Crusher House No 1 and Pughs Level

Crusher House No 2

Cwmystwyth Court

Cottages to the West of the Dressing Mill

Drainage level East of Level Fawr

The Dressing Mill

Gills Lower Level

Gills Upper Level and the tramway incline

Kingside Shaft


Leat and aqueduct

Nevill Place and Old Place

Nevill Place was the managers house and Old Place was originally the barracks for the single workers.

Ystwyth Level, South Ystwyth Level and other sites

Inside Cwmystwyth Lead Mine

Bonsalls Level Fawr

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine - level 1, possibly Rosa Level

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine - level 2, above Aqueduct

Cwmystwyth Lead Mine - level 3, below Aqueduct, possibly Taylors Level

Elsewhere in Mid-Wales

Sluice on Nant Gwynllyn - SN 9316 6976

A sluice on the road from Rhayader to Cwmystwyth

Acknowledgments, sources and further reading.

British Mining No 17, 'Cwmystwyth', Northern Mines Research Society

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