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

The remains of three mine shafts situated within a complex area of lead mining which lies between Wester and Flushiemere Becks and is bisected by the road between Newbiggin in Teesdale and Westage in Weardale. The shafts lie to the west of the road and

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

PIKE LAW AND FLASK HUSHES

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

Two main lead mining hushes situated in a highly complex area of lead mining which lies between Wester and Flushiemere Becks and is bisected by the road between Newbiggin in Teesdale and Westgate in Weardale. Situated on the east side of the road, the hu

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

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

SIKEHEAD LEAD MINE

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

The remains of Sikehead lead mine and dressing floor which formed part of the Derwent lead mines complex (NY 94 NE 88). It includes two shafts sunk in the 1840s, Ruth Shaft for pumping, and Ellen Shaft for winding. Ruth Shaft was originally operated by

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

Earthwork remains of leadmining at Dean Scout. The earthworks comprise a line of deep, scallop-shaped hollows ascending the hillside. The northern most feature is surrounded by a bank or mound giving the impression that these relate to lead mining rather than to quarrying. Also present is...

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

BRAE FELL MINE

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

Remains of post-medieval lead mine, hushes, leats and dams. Shown as disused on maps of 1863, but re-worked briefly in 1866 before final abandonment.

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

BARBARA LEAD LEVEL

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

Barbara Level, which was driven in the early 19th century and reopened circa 1857, is situated on a natural terrace at about 440 metres OD contour on the east side of Gunnerside Gill. It includes a pair of adit entrances and a dressing floor. The main a

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

BELDI HILL LOW LEVEL LEAD MINE AND ORE WORKS

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

The remains of a lead ore works and mine level laid out on four terraces of a steep sided bank of the River Swale. Includes the entrance to an adit mine, spoil tip, bouse teams, ore crusher, wheelpit and washing and dressing floors.

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 a small lead mine with an associated dressing floor which was worked by the unsuccessful Grimwith Lead Mining Company between 1863 and 1878.

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

WEST CHALLACOMBE MINE

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

The remains of a disused silver lead mine. The mine was prospected in the 1850s and opened in 1864. The workings are very much overgrown and the only visible remains are the spoil heap.

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