Photographs and the History
Abandoned Mines in Miyagi


Oya Mine

1976 年閉山

The mine supported the golden culture of Hiraizumi in ancient times and grew into one of the largest gold mines in the 20th century.
closure in 1976

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Hosokura Mine

細倉鉱山の発見は平安前期と伝えられ、1100 年以上の歴史を有します。江戸前期より鉛鉱を産出して栗原地域の産業と経済を支えました。
1987 年閉山

The lead mine with a history of over 1100 years contributed to the growth of the industry and economy of the Kurihara region from the 17th century.
closure in 1987

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