Featherwood ironstone workings (Rochester and Byrness)
The remains of post-medieval ironstone working survive at Featherwood. Ironstone was noted here in the 19th century and the remains today include a shallow pit and a slagheap.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Rochester and Byrness
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