SJ3701 : Mine chimney on Resting Hill

near to Snailbeach, Shropshire, Great Britain

Mine chimney on Resting Hill
Mine chimney on Resting Hill
A relic from the Snailbeach Lead Mine, the prominent octagonal brick chimney on the lower slopes of Resting Hill dates from the mid 19th century; it is listed at grade II. An associated flue formerly ran down the hill to the mine, but has largely been removed. View through deciduous woodland from the public footpath which ascends Resting Hill from Snailbeach. See also SJ3701 : Mine chimney on Resting Hill: close up
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2010
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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  Woodland, Forest 
Place (from Tags)
Resting Hill  Snailbeach Lead Mine 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 19th Century 
Former (from Tags)
Lead Mine Workings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 374 019 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.7077N 2:55.5297W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 373 019
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Industrial Chimney  Grade II Listed 

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