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Posted by Peter Ireland on Sun Mar 20, 2022 9:57 am

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An old slate mine in Little Langdale, Cumbria. I heard that they would normally collapse the mine once it had served its purpose, but for some reason they left this one alone.

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by david fletcher on Sun Mar 20, 2022 11:50 am
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Impressive! Super shot Peter!
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by Mary Brun on Sun Mar 20, 2022 2:43 pm
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Really an incredible image, the texture of the stones seems almost drawn with colored pencils.
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by Eia on Sun Mar 20, 2022 9:13 pm
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Incredible! At first I thought it was sketched. What’s the story with all the colors?
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by Peter Ireland on Mon Mar 21, 2022 3:38 am
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Eia wrote:
Incredible! At first I thought it was sketched. What’s the story with all the colors?


I believe what determines the colour are the type of minerals that are in the slate.
 

by Carol Clarke on Mon Mar 21, 2022 9:17 am
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Fascinating view into this abandoned slate mine, Peter! Amazing textures and colours in the remaining rock structures.

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by E.J. Peiker on Thu Mar 24, 2022 2:47 pm
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Very cool shot - almost looks like it was painted.
 

by John Labrenz on Thu Apr 07, 2022 9:38 pm
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Somehow I missed this one.
super cool...does indeed look like it was sketched!
 

by Jens Peermann on Tue Aug 02, 2022 11:17 pm
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Eye candy. Just wonderful.
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