The Prehistoric Mine



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The Danish Mines: An account of old primitive workings  which were uncovered at Ross Island.

 

Fire And Toil: A description of early primitive mining techniques.

 

Ore to Metal: An account of how the early miners at Ross Island transformed raw copper ore into valuable pure copper.

 

Life in A Bronze Age Mine:A description of life in and around an early prehistoric copper mine.

 

Click here to view an interactive reconstruction of the prehistoric mine