NY9242 : Rookhope Arch

taken 1 year ago, near to Rookhope, County Durham, Great Britain

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Rookhope Arch
Rookhope Arch
Not built by the Romans, this is the last surviving arch of six that were built by lead miners to carry a flue from smelting hearths nearby.
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 24 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Moorland 
Former (from Tags)
Smelting Works 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9245 4297 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:46.8947N 2:7.1346W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9249 4299
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Other Tags
Stone Arch  Smelt Mill Flue  Former Lead Mining Area 

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