SK2360 : Lead Ore House

near to Winster, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Lead Ore House
Lead Ore House
This building was used by local miners to keep safe the lead ore they had mined. A little like a modern night safe, it had a chute for depositing the ore and a vaulted roof for security. This is the best preserved Ore House in the Peak District National Park.
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Wednesday, 10 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 11 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2374 6007 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.2356N 1:38.7955W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2376 6005
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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