an aerial view of Silvermines, Co Tipperary where mining has been going on intermittently over the centuries. Opencast mining of barytes began in 1963 and lead and zinc were also discovered. This was worked underground from 1968 to 1982 by Mogul of Ireland Ltd. The mine closed in 1992.
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