NY9441 : The former Brandon Walls lead mine and ore works

taken 4 months ago, near to Rookhope, County Durham, Great Britain

The former Brandon Walls lead mine and ore works
The former Brandon Walls lead mine and ore works
The former mine and ore works are a scheduled monument LinkExternal link , along with a terrace of miners' cottages. The text of the listing says that there are "the standing remains of a large wheel pit with a shaft and settings for pumping machinery, the buried and earthwork remains of an ore processing area, and the standing ruins of a mine smithy; uphill ... to the east there is a well-preserved bank of lime kilns associated with a small lime and iron stone quarry, served by a mineral railway".
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 November, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 December, 2019
Geographical Context
Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused 
Primary Subject of Photo
Mine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9464 4107 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:45.8719N 2:5.0894W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9463 4107
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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