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WHEAL JENKIN

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

Remains of a tin or copper mine, in use by 1824 and finally closed in 1890. By the late 1830s, an engine house, dressing floors and horse-powered winders served three main shafts. This phase of operations ceased in 1872 but the mine was later reopened and one of the 1830s shafts re-excavat...

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 mid 19th century iron mining complex, located on the eastern side of Rosedale. It includes the remains of two banks of calcining kilns, the ruins of a workshop range, a mine ventilation chimmey, a tramway and a standard gauge branch line. The mine was first opened in 1865...

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

JANE PIT ENGINE HOUSE

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

The remains of Jane Pit, a 19th century undersea coal mine. The site includes the remains of a winding engine house, 2 chimneys, a pumping engine house, a boiler house, a gin circle and the mine shaft, now sealed.

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

FORD COLLIERY

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

The standing and buried remains of Ford Colliery on Ford Moss. The colliery was worked from at least the mid 17th century through to 1914 and the visible remains represent multi-phase mining activity stretching over nearly 3 centuries.

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

LOW GATEBECK GUNPOWDER WORKS

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

Licence to manufacture gunpowder at Low Gatebeck was granted to WH Wakefield in 1850 and production began two years later when the companys main manufacturory was transferred from Old Sedgwick gunpowder works. The company merged with the Nobel organisation after World War I but falling ord...

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

GUNNISLAKE CLITTERS MINE

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

Remains of a 19th/early 20th century copper, tin, arsenic and wolfram mine. The earliest remains comprise early post medieval workings, but intensive mining activity began circa 1820. These remains include an adit and associated dressing floors, spoil dumps and water wheels. Operations cea...

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

SALISBURY SHAFT

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

Remains of the Salisbury Shaft complex, a 19th century tin or copper mine. Intensive work began on the site in 1850, with the installation of a pumping engine. A stamps or winding engine was added in 1864 and by the mid 1860s the mine was producing about 5000 tons of copper ore each year....

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

Wheel pit to Greenburn Mine. Field investigations by English Heritage in 2000 found the well-preserved remains of a stone-built wheel-pit , built to hold a large overshot wheel, probably measuring 9.8 metres, powering the winding and pumping gear in Engin

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

WHITE TIP

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

White Tip is an important and prominent feature of Snailbeach leadmine and ore works, the bulk of the area it covers being established between 1838 and 1864. The dressing floors at the southern edge of White Tip are marked on the 1838 tithe map at which time they included two buildings. Th...

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

WEST ROSEDOWN MINE

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

Remains of a 19th century tin or copper mine. The earliest workings on the site comprise a number of lode-back pits. These were replaced by a shaft and an associated pumping engine house, installed in 1845. A second shaft was later sunk downslope of the first and another engine house was a...

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