Keys to the Past

Snaisgill mine (Middleton-in-Teesdale)

This mine was run by the London Lead Company. Between 1877 and 1895 lead ore was mined, and from 1886 to 1893 it produced ironstone and barites. The remains of a number of shafts and levels can be seen.

Reference number:D5599
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Middleton-in-Teesdale


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