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Gordon Akitt's Photo Gallery

Aerial ropeway...

Honister Slate Quarry, Buttermere, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Honister slate mine aerial ropeway which was installed in 1926, to bring clogs to the hause...
Photo ID: 528780     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 163   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3145 x 2432 pixels (7.6 Mpix)

No2 level detail...

Carrock End Mine, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Carrock end (Queen mine) No2 level.. C1864..
Photo ID: 528778     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 245   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4342 x 2918 pixels (12.7 Mpix)

Carrock Canadian X cut..

Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Showing the adit of Carrock Mine's Canadian X cut driven on in 1942...
Photo ID: 528776     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 210   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2500 x 1754 pixels (4.4 Mpix)

Coombe height mill..

Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

A nicely posed picture of mineworkers in front of Carrock's Coombe height Mill
C 1915...
Photo ID: 528775     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 219   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3877 x 2776 pixels (10.8 Mpix)

A lower level entrance 14-04-13..

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Came across this one on the descent off the site, in a gulley, driven in abt 50yds.. Poss trial level...
Photo ID: 528494     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 178   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Upper level entrance 14-04-13.

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Looking back to day, upper level..
Photo ID: 528493     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 123   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Offshoot tunnel in main level.. 14-04-13.

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Offshoot tunnel in main level.. 14-04-13.
Photo ID: 528491     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 152   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Upper Level mini stalactites forming.. 14-04-13

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Upper Level mini stalactites forming.. 14-04-13
Photo ID: 528490     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 130   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Wad in situ..

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Wad in situ..
Photo ID: 528488     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 187   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)

Upper levels 14-04-13.

Wad Mine, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

A drive off the mineral vein.
Photo ID: 528487     Uploaded by: Gordon Akitt   View Count: 77   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)
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