Created 3-Sep-11
Modified 27-Apr-13
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Rhiwbach or Rhiw-bach quarry is situated in the remote area above Cwm Penmachno. It is one of the most densely quarried areas in the whole of North Wales, albeit most of the quarrying was underground.

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HRS 1068 Rhiwbach quarry incline 2003

HRS 1068 Rhiwbach quarry incline 2003

HRS 1069 Rhiwbach quarry area 2003

HRS 1069 Rhiwbach quarry area 2003

HRS 1070 Rhiwbach quarry rivetted pipe 2003

HRS 1070 Rhiwbach quarry rivetted pipe 2003

HRS 1071 Rhiwbach quarry area top of incline 2003

HRS 1071 Rhiwbach quarry area top of incline 2003

HRS 1072 Rhiwbach quarry building 2003

HRS 1072 Rhiwbach quarry building 2003

HRS 1073 Rhiwbach quarry above Cwm Penmachno 2003

HRS 1073 Rhiwbach quarry above Cwm Penmachno 2003

HRS 1074 Rhiwbach quarry dam

HRS 1074 Rhiwbach quarry dam

HRS 1075 Rhiwbach quarry remains of boiler 2003

HRS 1075 Rhiwbach quarry remains of boiler 2003

HRS 1076 Rhiwbach quarry village or barracks 2003

HRS 1076 Rhiwbach quarry village or barracks 2003

HRS 1077 Rhiwbach quarry caban building 2003

HRS 1077 Rhiwbach quarry caban building 2003

HRS 1078 Rhiwbach quarry engine house and chimney 2003

HRS 1078 Rhiwbach quarry engine house and chimney 2003

HRS 1079 Rhiwbach quarry windinghouse and chimney 2003

HRS 1079 Rhiwbach quarry windinghouse and chimney 2003

HRS 1080 Manod from Rhiwbach quarries 2003

HRS 1080 Manod from Rhiwbach quarries 2003

HRS 1081 Rhiwbach quarry incline from winding-house 2003

HRS 1081 Rhiwbach quarry incline from winding-house 2003

HRS 1082 Rhiwbach quarry windinghouse and chimney 2003

HRS 1082 Rhiwbach quarry windinghouse and chimney 2003

HRS 1083 Rhiwbach quarry buildings 2003

HRS 1083 Rhiwbach quarry buildings 2003

HRS 1084 Rhiwbach quarry truck remains 2003

HRS 1084 Rhiwbach quarry truck remains 2003

HRS 1085 Rhiwbach quarry 1913 date carved

HRS 1085 Rhiwbach quarry 1913 date carved

HRS 1086 Rhiwbach quarry graffiti on slate wall 2003

HRS 1086 Rhiwbach quarry graffiti on slate wall 2003

HRS 1087 Rhiwbach practice drill holes in slate wall 2003

HRS 1087 Rhiwbach practice drill holes in slate wall 2003