Fisherman 39s Path and Cwm Bychan Eryri Snowdonia
The path climbs up through Cwm Bychan past the remains of old copper mines. Copper ore was extracted here and transported via a cable car system down the valley and then by horse and cart to Porthmadog where it was shipped to Swansea for refining into copper. On your return to Beddgelert you will pass Sygun Copper Mine which dates back to the
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Copper Morning A Cwm Bychan Walk AnnMarie Jones
Soon you will come across evidence of the copper mining that used to be carried out here. Mining has been dated back to at least the 17th century in Cwm Bychan. The mines finally closed in the 19th century only to be reopened in the 1920s. It was at this time that an aerial ropeway was built to help remove the Chalcopyrite CuFeS2 ore for
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Aberglaslyn Llyn Dinas and Cwm Bychan walk. Along this route you 39ll take in the spectacular Aberglaslyn gorge with the Glaslyn river raging alongside the path Bedd y Ci the grave of Prince Llywelyn 39s faithful hound the beautiful village of Beddgelert the placid waters of Llyn Dinas and the old copper mine workings of Sygun and Cwm Bychan.
Cwm Bychan Copper Mine information and photos
Photos of Cwm Bychan Copper Mine. Upload Archive/Historic Photos Upload Photos View All Photos. Photographs Of Cwm Bychan 24 photos Historic Photographs Of Cwm Bychan 6 photos Last updated February 22nd 2015 by Dickie .
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You will eventually arrive at an open area where you will see the remains of an aerial ropeway which served the Cwm Bychan copper mine. Copper ore used to be extracted here and transported via a cable car system down the valley and then by horse and cart to Porthmadog. From there it was shipped all the way to Swansea for refining into copper.
Cwm Bychan/Nantmor Copper Mine 1 GeoTopoi
Date 14 April 2012 Lo ion Cwm Bychan Beddgelert A SH 59773 46280 52.99542 N 4.09080 W B SH 60382 47511 53.00664 N 4.08225 W Information Records of workings at the mine in Cwm Bychan close to Beddgelert date back to 1720 with activity peaking towards the end of the 18th century.