Monument record MDR14754 - Hill Carr Sough Tail, Stoney Ley Wood, Stanton in Peak

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The sough which dewatered lead mines in the Darley Dale area and which was driven some 700 feet under Stanton Moor was started in 1766 and took 21 years to complete. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales.

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Location

Grid reference SK 2311 6384 (point)
Civil Parish STANTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jun 15 2015 12:54PM

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