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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...

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

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...

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

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...

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.

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

GREASLEY CASTLE

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

Medieval fortified manor house, granted licence to crenellate about 1340, and believed to have been destroyed by 1700. The standing remains of the castle were rebuilt in the late 19th century and are now incorporated in a range of farm buildings. The remains of a moat, enclosure, fishponds...

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

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

STONE EDGE SMELT MILL

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

A well preserved example of a reverberatory smelt mill. The monument includes the smelt mill itself, a condensing flue and chimney and a mill pond to supply water to power the bellows for the slag hearth of the smelt mill. Scheduled.

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

SURRENDER SMELT MILL

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

Remains of lead smelt mill built in 1839. Also remains of flue, peat store, slag crushing floors and two leats.

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 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

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