Keys to the Past

Leadworking Site, Canada, Wolsingham (Wolsingham)

Two scatters of lead slag were discovered suggesting two smelting sites. The site is situated to make the best use of the prevailing winds and is in a typical bail hill location.

Reference number:D3285
Historical period: Early Medieval (410 to 1066)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wolsingham

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