CLEARWELL CAVES-DISUSED IRON MINE-NEAR COLEFORD-Gloucestershire-England-PRESERVED AS IRON MINING MUSEUM-PRESERVATION-INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE-INDUSTRIAL HISTORY-IRON MINING INDUSTRY-BELLOWS-MINE SHAFT-EQUIPMENT-TOOLS-MACHINERY
Botallack; Tin Mines; Tin Mine; Mine; Engine House; Cornwall; Coast; Cliff; Cliffs; Coastal; Coastline; Sea; Rocks; Waves; Cornish; Mining; Tin Mining; UK; United Kingdom; Great Britain; British; West of England; West Country;
clearwell caves; near coleford; Gloucestershire England Europe " disused iron mine "; preserved as iron mining museum; preservation " industrial heritage "; industrial history; iron mining industry; plants growing on rock; iron ore seam, IPSV5998, IPSV0707,
Merthyr Tydfil was once the major industrial centre of the UK, with its iron and steel works and coal mines. These days it is run down and jobs are few and far between. It lies just south of the Brecon Beacons National Park, seen here in the background.