1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Moulds Level Lead Mine and Old Gang Smelt Mills - May 2011

Discussion in 'Mines and Quarries' started by Rustynail, May 15, 2011.

  1. Rustynail

    Rustynail it's dark in here innit?
    Regular User

    Sep 25, 2009
    Likes Received:
    I went for a mooch up here early this month but don't know a lot about it. I did find this taken from here - http://www.christinewhiteheadphotography.co.uk/section144113_42545.html

    "Some of the underground workings were enormously complex. At one time it was possible to enter levels in Gunnerside Gill and, via crosscuts and waygates, to pass through the Surrender Mines and emerge at the mouth of Old Moulds Level in Arkengarthdale, a total distance of seven and a half miles."

    Imagine if you could still do that now? :eek:

    I didn't get many pics but here's the best of the few I did get.





    If you go for a look here make sure you've got waders. I didn't so had to spend a few hours mooching with welloes full of cold water. :rolleyes:

    The smelt mill, or what's left of it...



    Attached Files:

    JoanneCard? likes this.

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in