About tags on Geograph

Public Tags

Related Tags | Coverage Map
Tag:  Lead·Mining  

Showing latest 50 of 180 images tagged with Lead Mining tag.

View all tagged images - In Browser
:

NY3518 : Greenside Mines, Glenridding by Mick Garratt Greenside Mines, Glenridding by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NY3518
In the North East Lakes for the weekend and a wander up Raise. This is looking... (more)
Tags: FellsX   type:GeographX   former:Lead Mine WorkingsX   Lead Mining   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
SJ3702 : Replica headgear, Snailbeach Lead Mine by Christine Johnstone Replica headgear, Snailbeach Lead Mine by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SJ3702
Snailbeach was the biggest lead mine in Shropshire and it is reputed to have... (more)
SJ3702 : Snailbeach Lead Mine by Christine Johnstone Snailbeach Lead Mine by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SJ3702
Snailbeach was the biggest lead mine in Shropshire and it is reputed to have... (more)
SK1768 : The ruins of Magpie Mine by Malcolm Neal The ruins of Magpie Mine by Malcolm Neal
geograph for square SK1768
Magpie Mine is a former lead mine. Unusual in Derbyshire as most lead was... (more)
Tags: type:GeographX   top:GrasslandX   former:Lead MineX   Lead MineX   Lead Mining   top:Quarrying, MiningX  
SJ3702 : Steps up to main interpretation area, Snailbeach Mine by Christine Johnstone Steps up to main interpretation area, Snailbeach Mine by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SJ3702
Snailbeach was the biggest lead mine in Shropshire and it is reputed to have... (more)
SN8074 : Former Barracks Building at Cwmystwyth Lead Mine by David Dixon Former Barracks Building at Cwmystwyth Lead Mine by David Dixon
geograph for square SN8074
Cwm Ystwyth is considered the most important non-ferrous metal mining site in... (more)
SN8074 : Derelict Buildings at former Cwmystwyth Lead Mines by David Dixon Derelict Buildings at former Cwmystwyth Lead Mines by David Dixon
geograph for square SN8074
Below the upland farms, the steep-sided valley is dominated by disused lead... (more)
NS8814 : Site of Wilson's Shaft (lead mine) by Alan O'Dowd Site of Wilson's Shaft (lead mine) by Alan O'Dowd
geograph for square NS8814
This is part of a large area around Leadhills village which is a Scheduled... (more)
NY3518 : Lead mining Spoil Heaps by Mick Garratt Lead mining Spoil Heaps by Mick Garratt
for square NY3518
Residue of early lead mining activities.
NY9040 : Mine level, Middlehope by Andrew Curtis Mine level, Middlehope by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9040
Category: Mine (disused)
The gated and locked entrance to a lead mine known as the Governor and... (more)
Tags: top:GrasslandX   Lead MineX   Mine LevelX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
NY2218 : Mining adit, west side of Scope End by Christine Johnstone Mining adit, west side of Scope End by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square NY2218
Part of the Goldscope Mine complex, where lead and copper were mined from the... (more)
NS9016 : Old lead mine near Over Cleuch by Alan O'Dowd Old lead mine near Over Cleuch by Alan O'Dowd
geograph for square NS9016
A tip or bing from a small lead mine, already shown as an 'old mine'... (more)
Tags: top:Air, Sky, WeatherX   BingX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   top:IndustryX   former:Lead MineX   Lead MineX   subject:MineX   top:MoorlandX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   Snow RemnantsX   TipX   top:UplandsX  
NY2218 : Upper parts of Goldscope Mine, from the north by Christine Johnstone Upper parts of Goldscope Mine, from the north by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square NY2218
Goldscope lead and copper mine operated from the 1500s to the late 1800s. The... (more)
SN8074 : Old Mine Workings, Cwm Ystwyth by David Dixon Old Mine Workings, Cwm Ystwyth by David Dixon
geograph for square SN8074
Below the upland farms, the steep-sided valley is dominated by disused lead... (more)
NZ0600 : Disused shafts and spoil tips by Mick Garratt Disused shafts and spoil tips by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0600
Resulting from the lead mining activities on Marrick Moor.
NZ0500 : Copperthwaite Allotment by Mick Garratt Copperthwaite Allotment by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0500
Disused shafts and spoil tips resulting from the lead mining activities on Marrick Moor.
NZ0500 : Copperthwaite Allotment by Mick Garratt Copperthwaite Allotment by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0500
Disused shafts and spoil tips resulting from the lead mining activities on Marrick Moor.
SK2558 : Old Lead Mine Workings by Mick Garratt Old Lead Mine Workings by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SK2558
NY9039 : Panorama from the site of Low Slitt Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis Panorama from the site of Low Slitt Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9039
7 photos were stitched to build the panorama which can be zoomed into here... (more)
NY3910 : Disused mine level, Caiston Glen by Karl and Ali Disused mine level, Caiston Glen by Karl and Ali
for square NY3910
A few flecks of galena suggest this was a trial for lead although judging from... (more)
SN7974 : Remains of Miners' Cottages, Cwmystwyth Lead Mines by David Dixon Remains of Miners' Cottages, Cwmystwyth Lead Mines by David Dixon
geograph for square SN7974
Cwm Ystwyth is considered the most important non-ferrous metal mining site in... (more)
SK1956 : Old lead workings at Roystone Rocks by Ian Calderwood Old lead workings at Roystone Rocks by Ian Calderwood
geograph for square SK1956
Older ordnance survey maps record an "old shaft (lead)" here. This is... (more)
Tags: Lead MineX   former:Lead Mine ShaftX   former:Lead Mine WorkingsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:UplandsX  
NZ0802 : Telfit Low Level Adit by Mick Garratt Telfit Low Level Adit by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0802
Dating from the 1860s this adit was driven to access the Telfit lead ore vein.... (more)
SE0194 : Disused Leat, East Bolton Moor by Mick Garratt Disused Leat, East Bolton Moor by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SE0194
Apedale Lead Mine, abandoned in 1902.
SD9895 : Whitaside Lead Mine by Mick Garratt Whitaside Lead Mine by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SD9895
SK1768 : Engine House at the Magpie Mine by John M Engine House at the Magpie Mine by John M
geograph for square SK1768
Former lead mine above Monyash.
SH7758 : Western Shaft, Cyffty Lead Mine by Dave Dunford Western Shaft, Cyffty Lead Mine by Dave Dunford
geograph for square SH7758
Compare with SH7758 : Cyffty Lead Mine, Main Shaft. This shaft was used mainly for pumping water out of the... (more)
NY9401 : Bunton Crushing Mill by Mick Garratt Bunton Crushing Mill by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NY9401
With Lownathwaite Mine on the far side of Gunnerside Beck and North Hush behind.
NY9700 : Cyclists approaching Old Gang Smelting Mill by Christine Johnstone Cyclists approaching Old Gang Smelting Mill by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square NY9700
This old industrial track is now a bridleway popular with cyclists, walkers and runners.
SJ3702 : Snailbeach Coppice by Christine Johnstone Snailbeach Coppice by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SJ3702
Seen from Snailbeach Lead Mine's replica headgear.
NY9039 : Remains  of 'bouseteams', Low Slitt Mine by Andrew Curtis Remains of 'bouseteams', Low Slitt Mine by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9039
Remains of two sets of bouseteams where the partnerships, or independent groups... (more)
NY9139 : West Rigg Opencut by Andrew Curtis West Rigg Opencut by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9139
A panorama of 4 stitched photos LinkExternal link This site is a disused... (more)
Tags: top:Geological InterestX   IronstoneX   bucket:LandscapeX   Lead MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   bucket:WideangleX  
NS8817 : Old workings, Gripp Lead Mine by Alan O'Dowd Old workings, Gripp Lead Mine by Alan O'Dowd
geograph for square NS8817
Lead mining was carried out at this site from the 18th century onwards.
Tags: Former Lead MineX   Lead MineX   subject:MineX   top:MoorlandX   top:UplandsX  
SK2955 : Remains of Cromford Moor Mine, Black Rocks by Chris Allen Remains of Cromford Moor Mine, Black Rocks by Chris Allen
geograph for square SK2955
The remains of a whim engine house and chimney on this former lead mine. John... (more)
NY9428 : Ruined Bouse Teams, Hudeshope Beck by Mick Garratt Ruined Bouse Teams, Hudeshope Beck by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NY9428
These to me look like ruined storage hoppers where the house, the galena ore... (more)
SK2460 : Lead mining remains by Dave Dunford Lead mining remains by Dave Dunford
geograph for square SK2460
These obvious terraces are presumably lead spoil, or some other mining remains.
NY9139 : Lead mine at West Rigg Opencut by Andrew Curtis Lead mine at West Rigg Opencut by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9139
Much of the remaining body of rock in the Slitt Vein consists of quartz.... (more)
NY9039 : Spring Sandwort (Minuartia verna), Low Slitt Mine by Andrew Curtis Spring Sandwort (Minuartia verna), Low Slitt Mine by Andrew Curtis
for square NY9039
This little plant LinkExternal link is locally... (more)
SD8796 : Lead mining remains below Lover Gill (2) by Karl and Ali Lead mining remains below Lover Gill (2) by Karl and Ali
geograph for square SD8796
A couple of curious horseshoe-shaped stone structures embedded in a spoil heap... (more)
SD8796 : Lead mining remains below Lover Gill by Karl and Ali Lead mining remains below Lover Gill by Karl and Ali
geograph for square SD8796
A couple of curious horseshoe-shaped stone structures embedded in a spoil heap... (more)
NS8714 : Old lead-mining tips above Leadhills by Alan O'Dowd Old lead-mining tips above Leadhills by Alan O'Dowd
geograph for square NS8714
The bumps in the foreground are heaps of tailings (the refuse left after... (more)
SE0094 : South Grain by Mick Garratt South Grain by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SE0094
With evidence of former lead mining activities.
Tags: top:Geological InterestX   subject:GullyX   GullyX   Lead MineX   former:Lead Mine WorkingsX   Lead Mining   Lead WorkingsX   MoorX   top:MoorlandX   subject:MoorlandX   MoorlandX   top:UplandsX  
SD9895 : Small Animal Trap, Whitaside Lead Mine by Mick Garratt Small Animal Trap, Whitaside Lead Mine by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SD9895
Intended to trap weasels and stoats. Usually seen bridging ditches and streams.... (more)
SE0396 : Cairn, Grinton How Lead Mining Area by Mick Garratt Cairn, Grinton How Lead Mining Area by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SE0396
In sterile ground resulting from years of lead mining activities.
SE0395 : Grinton How Lead Mining Area by Mick Garratt Grinton How Lead Mining Area by Mick Garratt
geograph for square SE0395
Sterile ground resulting from years of lead mining activities.
NZ0402 : Hurst Chimney by Mick Garratt Hurst Chimney by Mick Garratt
geograph for square NZ0402
The chimney for the engine shaft at Hurst appears out of the mist.
SJ3702 : Former mineral line, Snailbeach Mine by Christine Johnstone Former mineral line, Snailbeach Mine by Christine Johnstone
geograph for square SJ3702
Cleaned up and interpreted with a lottery grant. For more information see... (more)
NY9040 : Middlehope Mine by Andrew Curtis Middlehope Mine by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9040
As the reddish colour of the spoil in the foreground shows, the former lead mine... (more)
NY9039 : Former crushing mill of the Middlehope Shield Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis Former crushing mill of the Middlehope Shield Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9039
There is a photo of children working at this site c.1905 in the Beamish Museum... (more)
NY9039 : Remains of waterwheel pit, Low Slitt Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis Remains of waterwheel pit, Low Slitt Lead Mine by Andrew Curtis
geograph for square NY9039
A large waterwheel here turned in the gently curved groove in the end stonework... (more)
View more in the Image Search or in Browser
View images matching 'Lead Mining' anywhere in the tags
You are not logged in login | register