Porth Ledden Miners' Pools

Porth Ledden Miners' Pools

Three tidal pools created by miners using explosives are located on the rock platforms of Porth Ledden at the end of the Kenidjack Valley.

The central and largest pool is called "Pullandase" and said to be named after its creator. It is roughly 5 metres across and around 3 metres deep and is exposed by the tide for roughly half of the time.

Two smaller pools are located on the rock platforms either side. One is known as "Sammers Pool" which also seems to be named after its creator. The other is known as "Weedy Pool" which seems likely to be a description of its appearance rather the name of its creator.

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