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Snaefell Mine

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The Snaefell Mine, Isle of Man.

To be found up the valley from the Lady Isabella water wheel and mining complex at Laxey on the Isle of Man.
The mine itself is just under the Tramlines on the IOM TT circuit and the access road from Laxey runs parallel to the Snaefell Mountain Railway.
The article below tells of the mines history including the 1897 Snaefell Mine Disaster in which 19 men lost their lives.

Mine History WikiPedia.
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