SD8796 : Lead mining remains below Lover Gill

taken 1 year ago, near to Thwaite, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Lead mining remains below Lover Gill
Lead mining remains below Lover Gill
A couple of curious horseshoe-shaped stone structures embedded in a spoil heap below a level. They could be a couple of 'bouse teams' - alcoves where ore-bearing rocks were stored prior to processing.
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SD8796, 75 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Moorland 
Former (from Tags)
Lead Mine  Lead Mine Workings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8784 9638 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.7676N 2:11.3183W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8784 9638
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Disused Lead Mines  Bouse Teams 

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