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Wood Mine is probably the most-visited mine on the Edge and has a good variety of mining and geological features. It was mostly worked between about 1860 and 1875.
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|Wood Mine photos|
|Ceremony when Wood was reopened||Wood mine manhole entrance||Building the adit entrance||Adit entrance|
|Inside entrance||At the end of the adit||The spring in Spring Passage|
|Sand Cavern||Sand Cavern from the southern end||Passage to Chain Steps||Chain Steps|
|Rabbit Caverns||Rabbit Caverns||Stope at the Blue Lake junction||Blue Lake|
|Old picture of Blue Lake||The Hough Level in Wood Mine||A candle in the lower levels||Roadworks Shaft|
|Roadworks shaft, flooded||Digging a crawl||Canal Turn||Winch at Canal Turn|
|Stump Chamber from Key Chamber||Stump Chamber||Wiggly Worm||Crocodile Crawl|
|Bridge at North End Chambers||Upper North End Chambers||North Boundary Fault||Lower North End Chambers|
|Reconstructed air door||First Green Waterfall||Second Green Waterfall||Third Green Waterfall|
|A backfilled passage||Crawling||Junction Shaft||Junction Shaft|
|Shaft in Sand Cavern||Shaft in Sand Cavern||A shothole in NE Chambers||A shothole in Sand Cavern|
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|Link to Hough Level|
|The 'Temple'||Pillar and Post Series||Pillar and Post Series|
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Last updated: 22/11/2012
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