SJ3702 : Engine House, Snailbeach Lead Mine

taken 8 years ago, near to Snailbeach, Shropshire, Great Britain

Engine House, Snailbeach Lead Mine
Engine House, Snailbeach Lead Mine
The grade-II-listed Engine House dates from the mid-19th century, and is in limestone rubble with stone quoins. It housed a Cornish beam engine, installed in 1858, which was the pumping engine for the Lordshill Shaft. The roof is a recent addition
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SJ3702, 59 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 April, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Quarrying, Mining 
Place (from Tags)
Snailbeach Lead Mine 
Former (from Tags)
Lead Mine Workings  Engine House 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 19th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 374 020 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.7562N 2:55.5307W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 374 020
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Grade II Listed 

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