Ely, Hall and Fife Sommerville diggings 2002

Looking north, bottom road with shafts into bank. Top road, RJ and Garth at the entrance to Fife Sommerville's 350' tunnel:

Bottom road north, some 26 shafts into the bank:

Shafts were exploded and caved in with springs coming out:
The springs are seepage from the ancient river bed:

Several 100' long cave ins:

Road looking south. There were some shafts into this bank:

The 350' Fife Sommerville Shaft:

Looking down on the basalt shift 200' down on this fault:

Looking up at the basalt columns on this fault from below:


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