“…it was because a peculiar light brought to view every detail of it. It was not the light of the sun, with his dazzling shafts of brightness and the splendour of his rays; nor was it the pale and uncertain shimmer of the moonbeams, the dim reflection of a nobler body of light. No; the illuminating power of this light, its trembling diffusiveness, its bright, clear whiteness, and its low temperature, showed that it must be of electric origin. It was like an aurora borealis, a continuous cosmical phenomenon…”
Jules Verne: “Journey into the Interior of the Earth”, translation by Frederick Amadeus Malleson (1877).
Inclined tunnel to the empty fuel reserve
Stope, end of the drift
Big stope filled with ectoplasm
Cave 1425 towards west north-west
Man cave 1242
Big stope photographer