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Monument record MDR15524 - Lead mining, Thunderpit Lane, Foolow

Type and Period (3)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Post-medieval or older hollows and hillocks from lead mining. No physical evidence remains of any shafts still open, though seven of the hollows are located at sites recorded as shafts on the 1880 Ordnance Survey map. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Robbins, H & Ullathorne, A (PDNPA). 2003. Castlegate Stud Farm, Foolow, Stoney Middleton and Eyam, Derbyshire, archaeological field survey for the Peak District Environmental Quality Mark Scheme, 2003. Feature 12 p. 5.



Grid reference Centred SK 1983 7518 (187m by 263m)

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Record last edited

Apr 23 2015 2:01PM

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