SK2360 : Lead Ore House

taken 7 years ago, near to Winster, Derbyshire, Great Britain

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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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Date Taken
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
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2376 6005
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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