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

The standing and earthwork remains of two lead ore works together with the standing remains of a mineshop and the adit entrance to Sir Francis Level with its associated iron air reciever. Sir Francis Level and its associated pair of ore works represent the final phase of mining within the...

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

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

The monument includes the associated lead mining and ore dressing remains for the Old Gang smeltmills (NY 90 SE 7). To the east of the smeltmills there are the remains of three hushes. These are approximately 15 metres to 25 metres wide and follow the l

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

The remains of Merryfield Hole lead mine, situated within unenclosed moorland on the north side of Ashfold Side Beck. The Hole itself is a hushed openpit (a large irregular excavation created at least in part by controlled torrents of water). Water was fed to the site from small dams at th...

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BRIGHTSIDE LEAD MINE

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

The ruined buildings, earthworks and buried remains of the Brightside lead mine. The mining complex is considered to be the best remaining example of its type. The Brightside Mine was operational from at least 1853, when a steam engine was ordered for pumping and winding. Steam was also us...

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

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

The remains of a lead mine located on the south facing flank of Wenslydale, 1200 metres north of Castle Bolton. Little is known of the history of the mine, although it is known to have been in use from January 1849 when six named individuals were identified as share holders. It is thought...

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

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...

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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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GREEN HURTH LEAD MINE AND ORE WORKS

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

The monument is situated on the south west side of Herdship Fell, to the north east of the River Tees. It includes the ruined earthwork and buried remains of a late 19th century lead mine and the well preserved remains of an ore works complex with associ

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

TANKERVILLE LEAD MINE

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

The monument includes the ruins and the earthwork and other remains of Tankerville lead mine. Lead mining in Tankerville was originally concerned with the workings of a small pipe vein worked by means of a crosscut and a small shaft sunk in the 1850s. The established mine was thus known as...

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