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Monument record MDR12620 - Griffe Bage Mines and nearby lead shafts, Griffe Grange, Hopton

Type and Period (2)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Griff Bage Mines (Lead)' are marked on the 1st ed. 25" OS map of c. 1880, indicating the mines were still active at that time. A number of 'Old Shafts' are depicted to the south and south-west. (1) By the time of the 2nd edition (1899) the mines are marked as 'Disused'. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXXIV.9.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXXIV.9, 1899.



Grid reference Centred SK 2505 5581 (530m by 487m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3618

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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