Keys to the Past

Lead mine, Ettersgill common, Forest & Frith (Ettersgill)

The remains of a 19th century lead mine can be found here. Two shafts, a level and the ruins of a leadminer’s shop survive.

Reference number:D4150
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ettersgill

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