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By type

Type Historical photograph
Historical photograph

Photographs taken during the operation up to the point where the enterprise was wound up and the tracks had been remove (1925)

Tom Hurd, a former miner, at Gupworthy Old mine
Contemporary photograph

Photographs  taken after the railway company was wound up to the present date



Type document

Digital images files of documents relating to the Mineral Line



Type drawing

Survey drawings prepared and digitised by Mike Jones as part of the BHIS.



A West Somerset Mineral Railway incline winding cable sheave.

Photographs of physical objects relation to the mines, the Mineral Railway and their operation.

Type painting/print

Photograph of an artist’s painting or print



Type map