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Monument record MDR13814 - Lead working remains and lynchets, north of Broxendale Farm, Middleton

Type and Period (3)

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Full Description

Post medieval lead workings and disused mine shafts are clearly visible as earthworks in Bing Maps aerial photographs. Strip lynchets are also visible as earthworks in this area. (1) Old lead shafts appear in this area on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. They are still present on modern OS mapping. (2-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> *Internet Web Site: Bing Maps. Website viewed 11/06/2013.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 2736 5472 (647m by 276m)

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:29PM

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