NY8866 : Abandoned lead mine

taken 11 years ago, near to Newbrough, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Abandoned lead mine
Abandoned lead mine
I found this mine marked as disused on an 1862 map. Today it is almost completely overgrown in summer and the entrance is partially collapsed in. This was a 'level' which was used to drain water from the lead mine.
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Saturday, 27 March, 2010   (more nearby)
Saturday, 27 March, 2010
Mine (disused)   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 886 661 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.3831N 2:10.7254W
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