Created 14-Aug-11
Modified 14-Aug-11
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An important 19th century copper mine in the Pennant Valley, over the hills from Beddgelert. The waterwheel and ancillary mechanism has been restored by the Welsh Development agency and the National Park. Access is extremely difficult. Full description in 'The old copper mines of Snowdonia' David Bick Landmark Publishing 2003.

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Keywords:ciprwth, copper, cwm ciprwth, cwm pennant, cymru, mines, mining, pennant, snowdonia national park, wales, water, waterwheels

HRS 319 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 319 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 318 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 318 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 320 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel looking S

HRS 320 Pennant, Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel looking S

HRS 321 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel from shaft

HRS 321 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel from shaft

HRS 322 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel shaft area

HRS 322 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel shaft area

HRS 323 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel crab

HRS 323 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel crab

HRS 324 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel kibble

HRS 324 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel kibble

HRS 325 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel linkage

HRS 325 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel linkage

HRS 326 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel wrought iron rod

HRS 326 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel wrought iron rod

HRS 327 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel buildings etc

HRS 327 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel buildings etc

HRS 328 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel balance mechanism

HRS 328 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel balance mechanism

HRS 329 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel buildings

HRS 329 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel buildings

HRS 330 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 330 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 331 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel CI wheels

HRS 331 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel CI wheels

HRS 332 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel Truro

HRS 332 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel Truro

HRS 333 Cwm Ciprwth CI buckets on waterwheel

HRS 333 Cwm Ciprwth CI buckets on waterwheel

HRS 334 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel crank Digby

HRS 334 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel crank Digby

HRS 335 Cwm Ciprwth power transmisson beam

HRS 335 Cwm Ciprwth power transmisson beam

HRS 336 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 336 Cwm Ciprwth waterwheel

HRS 337 Pennant valley

HRS 337 Pennant valley