abstract, copper, red, green, mynydd parys, parys mountain, copper, digital manipulation, industrial, heritage, history, collage, derelict, amlwch, ynys mon, Anglesey
A collage made up of an old building from Mynydd Parys/Parys Mountain Amlwch, Anglesey, photographed in the dark with a torch with colours associated with copper - red and green - added using layers in Photoshop.
UK, United Kingdom, Great Britain, North Wales, Snowdonia National Park, Llanberis, Slate Quarries, Dinorwig Hydro Electric Power Station, Electric Mountain, Slate Industry, Extractive Industry, IPSV1296, IPSV0707, IPSV5998,
UK, United Kingdom, Great Britain, North Wales, Snowdonia National Park, Llanberis, Slate Quarries, Dinorwig Hydro Electric Power Station, Electric Mountain, Slate Industry, Extractive Industry, IPSV0707, IPSV5998,
Penrhyn Slate Quarry; Bethesda; Gwynedd; Wales; print; G Humphreys, Bangor; engraving; Newman & Co, London; Richard Pennant; British Labour Movement; strikes; industrial relations; machinery; striking; strike action; walk out; down tools; industrial labour; open excavation;
The V2 Incline Railway. Slates were loaded onto a wagon at the top of the incline and, as gravity pushed the full wagon down, the empty wagon would be pulled to the top on a parallel track ready for the process to be repeated. Restored in 1998 this is the only such incline working in Britain today.
ruins; 'disused buildings'; 'slate quarry'; 'slate works'; 'slate industry'; slate; industrial; 'The Old Man of Coniston'; 'Old Man of Coniston'; 'Coniston Old Man'; fell; Cumbria; England; spoil; 'iron girders'; rust; rusty
Disused buildings at a slate quarry on the slopes of The Old Man of Coniston, Cumbria, England.