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BLACK TOM SHAFT

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

Black Tom Shaft is situated 160 metres north east of Old Engine Shaft. Mine working was being undertaken in this area prior to 1820, and the original Black Tom Shaft is thought to be the same as the shaft shown in this vicinity on the 1766 estate map. Thereafter, the area is believed to ha...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

MIDDLE GREENLAWS LEVEL LEAD MINE

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

The ruined structures and buried remains of Greenlaws Middle Level ore works. Greenlaws Middle Level was worked as part of Greenlaws Lead Mine which exploited two veins and was operated by the Beaumont Company from at least 1818. The West Vein was disco

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LADYS RAKE LEAD MINE

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

The monument lies on the north side of Harwood Beck. It includes the remains of the water powered pumping and winding system of Ladys Rake Mine, the earthworks of a dam, courses of a pipe run and incline, settings for machinery together with iron fittin

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BUNTON LEAD LEVEL

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

Driven around 1800, Bunton Level is a large horse level with a typical 1.18 metre high vaulted portal and in situ 0.55 metre guage iron tramline. The portal is contained within the northern room of a single storey 10.4 metre by 5.6 metre, twin-celled bui

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ENGINE SHAFT

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

Approximately 120 metres to the south of Old Engine Shaft, on the upper slopes of Resting Hill, is a second shaft at Snailbeach lead mine, known as Engine Shaft, and its associated surface remains which constitute a set of well preserved mine components. Engine Shaft is believed to have be...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

OLD ENGINE SHAFT

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

By 1797 mining at Snailbeach lead mine had reached a depth of approximately 80 metres and the company was employing a Boulton and Watt engine to pump the workings dry, probably through Old Engine Shaft. A number of structures associated with this shaft remain standing, including the ruins...

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MIDDLECLEUGH LEAD MINE

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

The remains of the Middlecleugh lead mine whose level, begun soon after 1758, is situated near the confluence of the Middle Cleugh and Long Cleugh Burns. The portal is now buried though its location can be located at the end of a road way crossing the Mi

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

BELDON LEAD MINE

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

The remains of a lead mine and ore works, situated on two levels on the floor of the Beldon Burn. The visible remains of the mine and ore works belong to two separate periods. The first ran from the 18th century, when the mine opened, until its closure

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

PRISCILLA LEAD LEVEL

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

Priscilla Level, which was started in 1821 on the west side of Gunnerside Beck, was the last level to be worked, with operations finally ceasing circa 1905. Priscilla Level entrance lies 25 metres west and approximately 3 metres above the bed of Gunnersi

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SIR GEORGE LEAD LEVEL

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

Sir George Lead Level and its ore works is situated 100 metres south west of the Bunton Level (NY 90 SW 122) wheelpit, on the banks of Gunnerside Beck just to the north of Water Sikes. This was driven as a trial between 1828 and 1833 and reopened for a f

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290