SJ3702 : Restored building, Snailbeach Lead Mine, Worthen

taken 17 years ago, near to Snailbeach, Shropshire, Great Britain

Restored building, Snailbeach Lead Mine, Worthen
Restored building, Snailbeach Lead Mine, Worthen
I think that this was the blacksmith's shop, which, according to the leaflet published by the County Council, still contains its forge and bellows. The main task of the smiths was to sharpen picks and repair drill rods.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 April, 2001   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 January, 2006
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Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 374 021 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.7830N 2:55.5579W
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