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Maurice de Graaf's Photo Gallery

Seen from Cheddar

Batts Coombe Quarry, Cheddar, Sedgemoor, Somerset, England, UK

Sorry for the bad quality. I did not visit the quarry, but took this snapshot from Cheddar town. Hope it is better than no image at all. :-)
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345920     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 441   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

engine house

Carn Galver Mine, Morvah and Zennor United Mines, Morvah, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK

One of two engine houses (well only the bob-wall and chimney) of the Carn Galver mine.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345917     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 353   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 2241 pixels (3.4 Mpix)

engine house

East Boscaswell Mine, Pendeen, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

Not too stable... One of two ruined engine houses of Wheal Hearle, along B3318 just south of Pendeen.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345916     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 344   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

off-shore view

Wheal Trevega, Trevega Bal, Towednack, Cornwall, England, UK

The sight of Wheal Trevega from the sea.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345915     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 446   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

overview

Penlee Quarry, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK

The now closed Penlee quarry as seen from the Penzance boulevard.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345913     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 448   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

Overview

Blue Hills Mine, St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK

The Blue Hills mine with vast dumps seen from Trevellas Porth. A beautifull but lesser known part of Cornwall.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345912     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 393   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1900 x 1272 pixels (2.4 Mpix)

Robinson's shaft

South Crofty Tin Project, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Picture taken in may 2010. Note the winding house gets a new roof! There are reports that South Crofty might re-open again. Is this the first sign??
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345908     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 551   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

Palmer's shaft

South Crofty Tin Project, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

A peek down Palmer's shaft. Note that the ladderway is still there.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345907     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 335   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

Bickford's shaft

South Crofty Tin Project, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Well capped Bickford's shaft.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345906     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 363   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1004 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

Lode

Geevor Mine, Pendeen, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

A steeply dipping lode inside the Wheal Mexico section of Geevor.
Copyright: © Maurice de Graaf      Photo ID: 345905     Uploaded by: Maurice de Graaf   View Count: 353   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1000 pixels (1.5 Mpix)
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