16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Botallack tin mines, Cornwall

The Botallack mins cling to the cliff in Cornwall. The mines are surrounded by a picturesque landscape of heather, dramatic cliffs and the Atlantic. Cornwall was once famous for its tin mining. These mines however have been abandoned for centuries and are now used in the popular T.V program Poldark.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS 450D
Copyright: © james reed