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A fitting tribute

When we went outside to look around the boardwalk, we couldn't believe how many lives had ben... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Crissina L
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Adelaide
A good memorial to all the fatalities in the mine.

Very moving to read all the names, ages and cause of death. A lot of young men lost their lives... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Randal M
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Algard, Norway
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All reviews lost their lives great view moving tribute fitting tribute these men mining industry who gave their lives stark reminder great tribute early days vantage point car park mining town worth a visit coffee shop information centre on display
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When we went outside to look around the boardwalk, we couldn't believe how many lives had ben lost in the mines. Was a little surreal.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Crissina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very moving to read all the names, ages and cause of death. A lot of young men lost their lives dring the search for and extraction of the lead and silver.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Randal M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a lot of names and so sad to read how they all died. Well worth the drive up to the wonderful cafe and memorial. Mining is such a dangerous profession.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aussiegal15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had previously visited the miners wall and were quite impressed, these miners could have been forgotten if not for this memorial. Last time we were here the cafe was closed so it was good to see that someone had invested in it, because of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorraine L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excelllent viewing platform....bit disappointed the restaurant wasn't open when we were there...would be a great place to eat at night overlooking the city lights.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AdeleC446
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views of the town from the top of the "slag heap" are impressive. Sadly, the small museum attached to the Memorial has little of interest. The Memorial itself is spartan, and unusual in listing not only the 800+ miners who have died, but the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice view because it’s in a high area.The broken earth restaurant/cafe with a wonderful view,as well,sit beside the windows will be great.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anafarias199483
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Perfect tribute to those miners whom lost their lives. Amazing to see how mini g had gotten safer over the years, a truly fitting tribute with an amazing view across the town

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roving533295
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Highly recommend the Railway Museum - so much more! Included medical history as well. Planned on spending an hour must have have spent three - happily.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Compass01014323400
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed visiting this memorial. So sad to see how many miners had lost their lives and the reasons behind it. The views from this locations were also spectacular. Definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MissBooTravels
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