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The Copper Mine

Coppermine Road, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
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Great views from this lookout.

Back in November 2016, my shore excursion stopped at the Copper Mine for a photo opportunity... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
omegamoon2000
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NY
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Nice, out of the way place in Virgin Gorda. We went at dusk, and the pictures were took were... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
Eric O
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Seattle, Washington
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Coppermine Road, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

Back in November 2016, my shore excursion stopped at the Copper Mine for a photo opportunity. Interesting structure that is related to the island's history. On a clear day, there are excellent views of the island and you can even see the airport in the...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Nice, out of the way place in Virgin Gorda. We went at dusk, and the pictures were took were incredible.

Thank Eric O
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Great history experience of early island commerce. You can walk around the ruins, there is nothing else here except a bar along the way. Worth the trip!

1  Thank David A
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This is not really a major attraction, however it is a fun drive (we saw goats on the road on the way up and back from the ruins) and it provides some very interesting view of the ocean. It is worth an hour of your...More

1  Thank JoInTexas
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Interesting site to walk out and see while taking a break in late afternoon/evening from the beaches.

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed May 18, 2017

This was on our "to do" list. It was a pleasant drive and something different to do. That being said, there's not much there to see. There is a nice ocean view from the site. You can take a picture of the sign and of...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

this was a great trip from spanish town harbor. there was great views from the point. worth the time. it was around hour trip so short outing

Thank sunrash
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

I thought this was really neat, and it only takes an hour of your time. There is enough of the Ruins left so that you see the bldg, the well, the chimney.

1  Thank Pat S
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Coppermine is always a stop for us when visiting Virgin Gorda. It doesn't take much time to visit, but it offers a little lesson in history for the island.

Thank lorraineh562
Reviewed March 30, 2017

The copper mine was erected in Virgin Gorda by the British in 1837. You can find it at Coppermine Point, a rocky, windswept promontory along the southeast coast of the island just south of Virgin Gorda Airport. In 2003, the BVI Government designated Coppermine Point...More

1  Thank Terry G
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