Tyndrum Lead Mine

Location type

Mine

Name and dates

Tyndrum Lead Mine

Description

These disused lead mines are in the mountainside at Sron Nan Colan.

The mines were linked by tramway to Glengarry Lead Smelter and, after its closure, the station at Tyndrum [1st] and later Tyndrum Lower.

There are several large areas without vegetation after the smelting and refining processes.

Tags

Mine

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67