View on abandoned San Giovanni Zinc-L...
Share
mail
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramic photo by Hans Zijlstra Taken 12:00, 11/05/2012 - Views loading...

Advertisement

View on abandoned San Giovanni Zinc-Lead mine

The World > Europe > Italy > Sardinia

  • Like / unlike
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

The large abandoned zinc-lead sulfide San Giovanni mining complex is seen from a typical Sardinian pine forest during spring with cistus in white blossom

comments powered by Disqus

Nearby images in Sardinia

map

A:

by Hans Zijlstra, 660 meters away

The Santa Barbara Cave is a dissolution cavity above the San Giovanni lead-zinc mine, first covered b...

B: San Giovanni Mine rail road

by Hans Zijlstra, 1.1 km away

In valleys near the San Giovanni mine, one still finds remains of a former rail road, such as this wa...

San Giovanni Mine rail road

C: Villa Stefani (late XIX cent.), "Normann" mining village

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 1.2 km away

Villa Stefani (late XIX cent.), "Normann" mining village

D: The Monteponi zinc lead ore processing plant with reddish colored muddy tailings

by Hans Zijlstra, 1.4 km away

The Monteponi processing plant extracted zinc and lead from sulfide ore by means of roasting, oxidizi...

The Monteponi zinc lead ore processing plant with reddish colored muddy tailings

E: Iglesias and Monteponi mines

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.3 km away

Iglesias and Monteponi mines

F: Church of S.Barbara, "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.4 km away

The "Asproni" mining village was built in the early XX century when the mining engineer Giorgio Aspro...

Church of S.Barbara, "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

G: Power transformer room of "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.4 km away

The "Asproni" mining village was built in the early XX century when the mining engineer Giorgio Aspro...

Power transformer room of "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

H: "Asproni" mining ghost village (early XX c.)

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.4 km away

The "Asproni" mining village was built in the early XX century when the mining engineer Giorgio Aspro...

"Asproni" mining ghost village (early XX c.)

I: Wash-house of "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.4 km away

The "Asproni" mining village was built in the early XX century when the mining engineer Giorgio Aspro...

Wash-house of "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

J: Giorgio Asproni's villa, "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

by Paolo e Mauro Mattiello, 2.4 km away

Villa Asproni's courtyard. The "Asproni" mining village was built in the early XX century when the mi...

Giorgio Asproni's villa, "Asproni" mining village (early XX c.)

This panorama was taken in Sardinia

This is an overview of Sardinia

Sardinia is the second-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea (after Sicily). The area of Sardinia is 24,090 square kilometres (9,301 sq mi). The island is surrounded (clockwise from north) by the French island of Corsica, the Italian Peninsula, Tunisia and the Balearic Islands. Sardinia is a constitutional part of Italy, with a special statute of regional autonomy under the Italian Constitution.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sardinia

Share this panorama