Both of these trips are quite wet and a full wetsuit
Camdwrbach was reopened in the late 1980s by the late
George Hall who thought that there could still be economic deposits of
copper. It is an interesting mine notable for its black cave pearls. The
adit first cuts the engine shaft before entering the main stope. Quite
New level is a long exploratory drift with a few
artefacts and other points of interest.
Camdwrbach is quite grotty getting in,
but worth the effort.
Hand line down side of small gunnis, bit of a squeeze to
get into neck deep water and mud, chest deep wading, eventually drying
Please see and read
the Risk Assessment. (Available soon)
Meeting and Parking
Parking is at
SN736885 adjacent to a track on the other side of the road. Nice views
over the Nant y moch reservoir.