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Monument record MDR8524 - Kirk Meadow mine shaft, Stanton in Peak

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

Large shaft in which a hydraulic engine was placed in 1847 by Alport Mining Co. The site includes a leat from Stoney Lee Brook, which goes through Stoney Lee Wood to Stanton Old Mill, then into the tunnel of the shaft (1) Photographic record. (2-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. C93.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 491.26a, 491.29a-32a.
  • <3> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 12993.1-3.



Grid reference Centred SK 2333 6441 (10m by 10m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Aug 21 2003 1:08PM

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