Keys to the Past

Sipton Mine (Allendale)

Sipton Mine was worked by the Weardale Lead Company between 1923 and 1944. It later mined fluorspar and was still operating in 1985.

Reference number:N7120
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Allendale

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