Mines Inspected

Here’s a list of the mines inspected in North Wales since 1995, showing their status as of April 2016, mine currently in use within the scheme are highlighted in bold.

SITE

NGR CATEGORY DATE LAST

INSPECTED

REMARKS
Aberllefenni   3 April 2016 Negotiating access
Aberllyn (lead) SH795581 4 May 2008 Staff training only
Bwlch-y-Plwm (lead) SH624412 3 April 2016 Annual Inspection
Brynglas (slate) SH732423 3 Sept 2003 No record of use
Cambrian (slate) SJ189378 3 May 2008 Staff training only
Cefn Coch Adit SH719233 2 April 2010 National Trust use
Conlog (slate) SH670467 4 May 2009 Deteriorating. Withdrawn
Croesor Adit (slate) SH657457 2 March 1996 No record of use
Cwmbychan (copper) SH602472 2 April 2014  Re-inspection on request (following changes/concern) 
Cwmorthin (slate) SH683464 3 April 2016 Access managed by Go-Below. Some areas limited to Go-Below groups only
Cwmorthin Floor 4 (slate) SH680640 2 April 2016 New simple venue

 

Cwt-y-Bugail (slate) SH734470 3 Dec 1995 Withdrawn from use
Dolgoch Adit (slate) SH654043 2 April 2010 4 adits one with bats
“Fish Caves” (lead?) SJ068813 3 April 2015 Level 2.

2 yearly inspection

Gaewern (slate) SH745086 3 April 2016 Annual inspection
Henddol (slate) SH619122 3 April 2016 Two yearly inspection
Klondyke (trial) SH765622 2 Dec 1995 Gated. No Access
Geironydd Adits (Bryn Cenhadon) Various 2 November 2013 3 year inspection
Llanymynech Ogof (copper) SJ266288 2 April 2016  Re-inspection on request (following changes/concern) 
Llanberis Tunnels See reports 2 April 2016 Various locations
Minllyn (slate) SH852139 3 April 2015 2 yearly inspection
Moelferna (slate) SJ125399 4 March 1999 Staff training only
Pandora (lead) SH767601 3 April 2011 No access, negotiations on-going
Parc (lead) Level 3 SH787603 3 May 2008 Inaccessible due to landslide
Parc (lead) Level 2     April 2016 Staff training only
Penrhyngwyn (slate) SH704419 3 April 2014 Access issue, no valid inspection
Penarth (slate) SJ107424 4 May 2008 Staff training only
Rhiwbach (slate) SH746476 3 April 2016 Annual inspection
Rhosydd Adit 9 (slate) SH665462 2 May 2009 No record of use
Talargoch (Meliden) SH059805 3 April 2015 2 yearly inspection. Possible access issue
Waunfawr Tunnel SH555604 4 Sept 2003 Unsuitable
Wynne (slate) SJ199379 2 Jan 1997 Withdrawn 2012
Wrysgan (slate) SH675469 3 April 2016

Annual inspection