Beckwiths Mine © Peter Killey -

Beckwith’s Mine

Beckwith’s Mine is located above Glen Rushen on the western slopes of South Barrule, The mine was first worked around 1839 and produced lead ore before being closed in 1877. The main shaft was 1,100 feet deep, the bottom of which was considerably below sea level.

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Beckwiths Mine © Peter Killey -

1 Comment

  1. Eleanor

    I love the black and white photography here – definitely atmospheric.

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