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Virtual reconstruction of Raleighs Cross Mine. The crossing over the Bampton road

Virtual reconstruction of Raleighs Cross Mine. The crossing over the Bampton road
Title
Virtual reconstruction of Raleighs Cross Mine. The crossing over the Bampton road
ID 216
Name of collection
ENPA Collection
Photographer/Creator
Tim Dawson
Summary
The crossing over the Bampton road for the branch from the West Somerset Mineral Railway. 
 
 
From left to right: the winding house, part of whose upper floor served as the Miners’ Institute; 
centre left: the ore gantry; 
centre right: the boiler house and behind it, the pumping engine house; 
right: the end cottage of the row alongside the Bampton road. 
This cottage served as the mine offices. 
 
Virtual reconstruction of Raleighs Cross Mine c.1876. The reconstruction is based on photographs of the ruins surviving in 1901, on large-scale editions of the Ordnance Survey mapping, on the results of excavations by the Exmoor Mines Research Group and on the extensive research of Mike Jones.
Date01/01/2010
Time period 1926 – present
LocationBrendon Hill Village
Place
Ralegh's Cross Mine