More exploring at Wilderswood, Mines and water tunnels, Horwich


An adit hole for the mine.

Me approaching the water tunnel.

A drawing of the bends in the tunnel.

Today, we also visited the quarry and found 2 closed entrances.

Next week, we will be visiting Rivington or Winter Hill.

links
link to best mine site and information in this area
http://www.d.lane.btinternet.co.uk/wilders1.html

Good local heritage site
http://www.horwichheritage.co.uk/heritagecentre.htm

Good fossil guide to this area
http://www.daveweb.co.uk/whfossil.pdf


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One Response to “More exploring at Wilderswood, Mines and water tunnels, Horwich”

  1. How exciting! Me and Thomas have been enjoying looking at your pictures! Aunty Hazel x

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