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BELLISTER CASTLE

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

Three storey, castellated house built in 1669 with a ruined tower house attached to the north west. The ruined structure was possibly built as hall house in the 13th century, with a tower added to the west in the 14th century. It was altered circa 1600. T

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

PLUMBLEY COLLIERY

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

Plumbley Colliery, which includes the Seldom Seen engine house, lies in woodland 1 kilometre north west of Eckington. The monument includes the ruined buildings, earthworks and buried remains of Plumley Colliery, including the engine house, fan house, coke ovens and conical tips. Plumbley...

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

SOUTH CARADON MINE

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

South Caradon Mine extends across the south and south west slopes of Caradon Hill, reaching the River Seaton in the valley floor on the west where remains of the mines chief ore-dressing and service complex are sited. The valley also contains earlier mining remains in the form of a medieva...

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METTINGHAM CASTLE

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

Earthwork and structural remains of a moated, fortified manor house and college of secular priests, the latter extant between 1394 and 1542. A licence to crenellate the manor house was granted in 1342. A document of 1562 describes the site as being enclosed by a stone wall and entered via...

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

Three adits to Greenburn Mine. The adits are in close proximity and exploited the Long Crag Vein copper lode. English Heritage field investigations in 2000 found one of the levels to be wholly blocked and another partially blocked, although all are probab

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OARE GUNPOWDER WORKS

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

Oare gunpowder works was founded circa 1710 at Oare Creek, west of Faversham. After the Napoleonic Wars the works were owned by John Hall who also owned two other gunpowder works in Faversham, The Home Works (TR 06 SW 45) and Marsh Works (TR 06 SW 64). His acquisition of the works lead to...

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POWDER MILLS

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

A gunpowder factory established in 1844 by George Frean, and remained in use until 1897, when it closed as a result of increasing competition from dynamite and a slump in local mining activity. The production of gunpowder involved combining a mixture of saltpetre, sulphur and charcoal and...

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

ALPORT SMELT MILL

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

The site of Alport smelt mill which includes the remains of reverberatory smelting furnaces and Spanish slag hearths, together with a complex system of flues, condensers and chimney. The site was in use between 1845 and 1875.

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PAULL HOLME TOWER

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

Remains of a mid/late 15th century tower, originally forming part of a larger, moated, tower house. The tower was restored in 1871. Brick-built and two storeyed, with barrel vaulted basement and parapet wall walk. The basement was being used as a byre in 1967.

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BLACKETT COLLIERY

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

The colliery was opened in 1873 by Mr John Dickinson; run by Blackett Colliery Company Limited in 1886, and was possibly run by Blackett and South Tyne Collieries in around 1910-1925. The colliery closed in 1927.

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