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BARNEY CRAG AND SCRAITHOLE LEAD MINES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The remains or two lead mines and an ore works, situated on the base and lower slopes of the valley of the West Allen at Carrshield. The earliest known mining activity at the site was the Barney Crag Horse level which was opened during the 1760s and cont

LOWWOOD GUNPOWDER WORKS

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The remains of Lowwood gunpowder works, located on the east bank of the River Leven. The original licence to manufacture gunpowder at Lowwood was granted in 1798 and production began the following year. Gunpowder production eventually ceased in 1935. Close to the 1849 clock tower and offic...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The remains of the alum quarries and associated features on the coastal cliffs north of Sandsend. The associated features includes a range of structures used for initial processing and transport of the alum. There are three discrete quarries present, extending northwards along the coast fo...

RISBY HALL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthworks of Risby Hall and its formal gardens. Risby Hall was constructed circa 1680 to replace an earlier house situated 450 metres to the north at Cellar Heads. The house was destroyed by fire in the late 1770s, rebuilt but again destroyed by fire in the early 1780s. A range of buildin...

FORT CUMBERLAND

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A large late 18th century angled bastioned fort on Portsea Island situated on the site of a mid-18th century example. It is star shaped in plan with five bastions and a ravelin on its western side. The defences supported the main armament of the fort. It is stone-faced with a brick parapet...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Seventeenth century formal landscape park at Chilston Park house, re-landscaped during 18th century. The park is planted with scattered trees with woodland on the southwest borders. Landscaping started during the late 17th century, possibly 1660s and surviving features include a double tre...

RISBY HALL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthworks of Risby Hall and its formal gardens. Risby Hall was constructed circa 1680 to replace an earlier house situated 450 metres to the north at Cellar Heads. The house was destroyed by fire in the late 1770s, rebuilt but again destroyed by fire in the early 1780s. A range of buildin...