Journey to the centre of the earth

Well, not quite, but a 150m deep salt mine in Cheshire.

Huge caverns underground, still being used for the extraction of 220 million year old rock salt, but now also used for secure storage; limited access and impervious to most things, not open to the public…

Over 123 miles of tunnels, mining out rocks that are 220 million years old – then we fling it on the road…

Cheshire Salt Mine
Cheshire Salt Mine
Cheshire Salt Mine
Cheshire Salt Mine
Cheshire Salt Mine
Cheshire Salt Mine

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