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Monument record MDR14015 - Broadmeadow Lead Mine - Shale Drift, Cliff Lane, Alport

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Broadmeadow Mine is a drift entrance, with a further section beyond a collapse entered via a nearby shaft, which took water from the river via raised launders, through the drift to Broadmeadow Shaft [SMR 6734] where there is a hydraulic engine chamber deep underground. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Barnatt, J. 2004. An Inventory of Regionally & Nationally Important Lead Mining Sites in the Peak District. Vol. 2: Corpus of Sites. p 195, site no. U11.



Grid reference Centred SK 2215 6447 (81m by 46m)

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Record last edited

Jul 22 2013 10:49AM

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