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Monument record MDR2437 - Hazlebadge Mine, 124m north of Hazlebadge Hall, Hazlebadge

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A natural solution cavity with very interesting chert nodules in the wall. Climbing stemples were still in situ in the 1940's and 1950's, for prospecting for lead rather than access. (1). Un-named mine in Bradwell Dale - probably Furniss Grove. Largely phreatic widening of a major joint in the Eyam limestones. Explored and prospected by miners c. 1775. Excellent climbing stemples remain. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Rieuwerts, J. 1990. Pers. Comm..
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. C263.



Grid reference Centred SK 1714 8017 (103m by 81m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Feb 5 2013 4:12PM

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