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Interesting site

This is free and well worth a visit. The old ore loading facility with tracks run out to the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Nigel S
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Guildford, United Kingdom
El Hornillo - British built

This pier was designed and built by the British who came to the area to help the Spanish with... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Wally B
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
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  • Terrible5%
4 Sep 2018
“Interesting site”
5 Jan 2018
“Large metal loading stage”
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is free and well worth a visit. The old ore loading facility with tracks run out to the loading dock and makes for a pleasant stroll along the tracks out to the observation platform, overlooking the bay. You are able to go into the...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Now easily accessible, this structure stands tall in a beautiful bay. Built by the British in the late 1800s its worth the visit. It's free too.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This pier was designed and built by the British who came to the area to help the Spanish with mining minerals - lead, silver, iron. There is a bigger Hornillo in Almeria.

Thank Wally B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A trip to this part of town was recommended by our waitress at the Casa del Mar restaurant in town. The area is dominated by the now disused railway jetty that once served the mines in this area. Worth a visit just for the tranquility...More

Thank billybkent_UK
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