Thesaurus Term/Concept: BARYTES MINE

Identifier 78207
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A site where barytes (barium sulphate) is mined. Barytes is also commonly worked from the waste tips of lead mines.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDR225 Barytes Works (site of), north of Platting Farm, Chapel-en-le-Frith (Monument)
Monument Type MDR10106 Grin Works (site of), Buxton (Monument)