2016 La Union Mine tour photos.

These photos were all taken on my 2016 trip to tour the mines at La Union, with my friend Adrian Mapplebeck.

Read about my trip to the La Union Mines.

Mine train ride.
Mine train ride.

View from the train as we journey from the car park below the mines up to the visitor centre at the mines.

Flooded mine shaft
Flooded mine shaft

A flooded mine shaft at La Union Mines.

Rocky ceiling
Rocky ceiling

Rock ceiling just above our heads in the Mines at La Union.

Mine shaft
Mine shaft

The path we walked down above us in the La Union mines.

Flooded mine shaft
Flooded mine shaft

Ice cold water in a flooded mine shaft at La Union Mines.

La Union
La Union

View down & across La Union from the mine entrance above it.

Mine buildings
Mine buildings

Buildings were the rocks that were mined were cleaned sorted & worked at the La Union Mines.

Monument
Monument

Monument to all the miners who were killed or injured at La Union Mines.

Mine train
Mine train

The mine train is now used to take visitors from the car park to the mine visitors centre.

La Union Mine
La Union Mine

View of the entrance to the grounds of the La Union Mines from near the mine shaft entrance above.

 
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