The Mining Heritage Trust of Ireland have completed conservation of this internationally unique structure, the Man Engine House at Mountain Mine, Allihies, Co. Cork.
Located adjacent to the Beara Way, the engine house is an icon of the Beara Peninsula. In total, €265,000 has been spent over the 5 year period 2001 - 2005 on this project.
Winding Gear Wall Winding Gear Wall
Interior of Engine House Interior of Engine House
Plug doorway Bob Wall Engine house Plaque
Other pre-conservation photos 1 Other pre-conservation photos 2
Underground Photos 1 Underground photos 2