The Coniston Copper Mines in Coppermines Valley, Lancashire. They were mainly mined for Chalcopyrite, or "fools gold" as it was called for it's brassy yellow colour.

Today the industrial remains provide a rich example of mining history. 

The Coniston Copper Mines, 1993

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  • All items are produced from original paintings by Martyn Hanks.

    Prints:Size is A4 (8.27" x 11.69"/210 x 297mm). Printed onto high quality 245gsm fine art watercolour paper to give the print an authentic look and feel. Supplied in a textured off white mount size 12" x 16" (305 x 406mm), backed and sealed in a clear cellophane wrap and delivered in a protective carton to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.

    Cards: Size 7" X 5"/178 x 127mm. Packaged in a clear cellophane wrap with a top quality 150gsm self-seal white envelope.