0 Likes

Dinorwic slate quarry - heaps of slate rubble
Wales
The slate that was left over after explosions or the pieces that could just not be used were dumped along the original hillside. Some of those slate rubble hills are up to 100m high and cover the wholes area around the slate quarry. More info on the Dinorwich slate quarry can be found under http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dinorwic_Quarry
Copyright: Bernd Kronmueller
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Subida: 01/05/2011
Actualizado: 16/10/2014
Número de vistas:

...


Tags: slate; quarry; snowdonia; wales; industry; abandoned; kronmueller
comments powered by Disqus

Bernd Kronmueller
Dinorwic slate quarry
Bernd Kronmueller
Slate cutting benches, Dinorwic slate quarry, North Wales
Bernd Kronmueller
Dinorwic slate quarry - old rusty incline waggon
Bernd Kronmueller
Dinorwic slate quarry
Bernd Kronmueller
Dinorwic slate quarry - old winch house on an incline
Bernd Kronmueller
In the abandoned Dinorwic slate quarry
Bernd Kronmueller
Quarryman's cottages in the Dinorwic slate quarry
Pawel Rozenek
Dolbadarn Castle (Llanberis)
cezary letachowicz
Dolbadarn Castle in Llanberis Snowdonia
Bernd Kronmueller
Llanberis and Snowdon from Dinorwic slate quarry
Bernd Kronmueller
Saw at the slate museum
Bernd Kronmueller
Pattern room - Llanberis slate museum
Arroz Marisco
Liberty Cap & Nevada Falls, Yosemite
Robert Mročka
Májová kůzlata
Uwe Buecher
Tonto National Monument - Arizona
Uwe Buecher
Route 66 - Hackberry General Store - Arizona
Evgeniy Veldyaev
Naberezhnaya Street 2. Irtyash Lake — Улица Набережная 2. Озеро Иртяш
Juan Vera
Tarragona's City Hall
Luciano Covolo
Breuil Cervinia
Arroz Marisco
Everest View from Kala Patthar Southern Ridge, Nepal
Zoran Strajin
Zindan Gate, Kalemegdan Fortress, Belgrade
Uwe Buecher
Partition Arch - Arches Nat. Park - Utah
Uwe Buecher
Bryce Canyon - Sunset Point
Igor Adamec
Ford Model Y (1932) - interior
Bernd Kronmueller
Caernarfon Victoria docks
Bernd Kronmueller
Stoa in Athens
Bernd Kronmueller
Bodnant gardens - view down to the Dell
Bernd Kronmueller
Kuechensee by night (Ratzeburg)
Bernd Kronmueller
LanXess tower, Cologne
Bernd Kronmueller
Burial mound on Anglesey
Bernd Kronmueller
Torre Agbar by night
Bernd Kronmueller
Llyn Idwal - sort of snowy
Bernd Kronmueller
Kuechensee, Farchauer Muehle evening
Bernd Kronmueller
Snowdon from the south ridge
Bernd Kronmueller
Penrhyn Castle - Ice tower
Bernd Kronmueller
That is a "heavy duty bench drill" !!!
More About Wales

Wales (Cymru in the Welsh language) is part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.  The major cities are Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and Bangor.  The city of St. Davids is the smallest city in the UK with a population around 2000.  Wales itself has a population of around 3 million.  The Welsh language is spoken by around 20% of the population.