Cambokeels Lead Mine, Weardale

Apr 13, 2009· Cambokeels Lead Mine, Weardale; Results 1 to 10 of 10 Thread: Cambokeels Lead Mine, , County Durham Age 30 Posts 165 Thanked 10 The horse drift(?) doesn't go very far underground anyway, about 30 metres or so then splits into ttwo directions, both of which have collapsed a ,...

Killhope Lead Mining Museum

Killhope The North of England Lead Mining Museum is a multi-award winning attraction and is situated 450 metres (1500 feet) above sea level in Upper Weardale within the stunning North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty , Durham, United Kingdom 544 148 Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile...

Lead Mining Trails

Apr 10, 2008· These two walks are part of my Durham County Council rangering stuff, in this case, walking some footpaths and bridleways to see if they're all OK...

Mines and mining

The National Archives does not hold mining or quarrying personnel records Information about individual miners and other staff, if it survives, is more likely to be found in records deposited in local record offic , LRRO 3/84, for example, is a set of accounts relating to Yorkshire lead mines 1697-1831 43 Crown Estate Commissioners (CRES ....

Killhope Lead Mining Museum

A very clean and tidy attraction me and my kids enjoyed the mine visit well organised with a really nice tour guide, would recommend but please take a packed lunch as the food is limited and expensive...

Mining History Network: Biblio (DN)

Durham and Northumberland , Books Anon The Lead Mining Heritage of the North Pennines: A Report on Saving and Using its Rich History (Cumbria, Durham and Northumberland County Councils, 1987) Brown, PJ Jigger House Excavations at Park Level Mill Killhope (Durham: Unpub Report to Durham County Council, 1982)...

Lead and Zinc

In 2000, lead mines in Missouri Lead and Zinc 6-1 Energy and Environmental Profile of the US Mining Industry plus lead-producing mines in Alaska, Idaho, and Montana yielded most of the US production Primary lead was processed at smelter-refineries in Missouri and in Montana1...

Pictures of Stanhope

Stanhope, County Durham, England (03 miles, 06 km) Granary Cottage is a holiday home located in Stanhope, 36 km from Newcastle upon Tyne The property is 28 km from Durham ,...

Lead Mining Trail

Durham A convoluted walk through the Durham moors and valleys, visiting lead mining sites, using the tracks of the old packhorse trails...

Mining County Durham Stock Photos and Images

In Durham County in the 19th century, there were many small lead min The Killhope wheel is a water wheel built at one such Easington Colliery County Durham 1985 Scanned in 2018 Retired or unemployed miners with their children gleaning for coal on the beach, known as 'Coal Gleaners', they collect coal that is washed ashore to heat their houses...

Gallery & Film

Gallery & Film Welcome to our gallery, we hope you enjoy the images taken on site at the museum You can also watch our short video to see some of our activities in action...

Durham County Council

Durham County Council Sections Durhamgovuk Do it online; Have Your Say; My Durham; Residents; News & Events...

Durham Mining Museum

In this section we present the Lists of Mines in the North of England taken from either Government Publications or Publications such as the Colliery Guardian...

Killhope Lead Mine

Fab day out with the family Staff very friendly and informative Really enjoyed the collection of Spar Box We arrived early and had tasty bacon sandwiches with a ,...

Lead mining remains at Ramshaw, Hunstanworth

The majority of nucleated lead mines are of 18th to 20th century date, earlier mining being normally by rake or hush (a gully or ravine partly excavated by use of a controlled torrent of water to reveal or exploit a vein of mineral ore)...

killhope lead mining museum

May 02, 2016· Killhope The North of England Lead Mining Museum, Upper Weardale, Co Durham, Our three Killhope Yurts offer space to accommodate up to 27 people Killhope Lead Mining MuseumExplore North Pennines A visit to Killhope, the award winning North of England Lead Mining Museum, is a unique and unforgettable experience...

Leadgate Through Time

The place-name 'Leadgate' is first attested in 1590 and, contrary to folklore story of Miners having to pay a toll to go through a Gate to access the Lead mines, derives from the Old English 'hlidgeat', which means 'swing-gate'...

North of England Lead Mining Museum

The North of England Lead Mining Museum, also known as Killhope, is an industrial museum near the village of Cowshill, County Durham, England The museum stands on the site of the former Park Level Mine, which is being restored to show the workings of a 19th-century lead mine...

Industry and Engineering

The coal- and lead-mining heritage of the North East is strongly reflected in research collections throughout the region of Durham Many of the collections held by Durham University Archives and Special Collections relate to the coal- and lead-mining interests of land-owning families during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuri...

Lead Mining in County Durham

Lead Mining in County Durham by Robert Bell Lead Mines were most likely worked in the upper valleys of the Wear and Tees in Roman...

Killhope Lead Mining Museum (Cowshill)

Killhope The North of England Lead Mining Museum is a multi-award winning attraction and is situated 450 metres (1500 feet) above sea level in Upper Weardale within the stunning North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty...

LeadFX Inc

LEADFX is a Toronto Stock Exchange listed, Perth - Western Australia based mineral resources company, focussed on re-starting its owned Paroo Station Lead Mine in Western Australia by financing the construction of a new Hydrometallurgical Facility that would produce 70,000 tonnes per annum of lead metal in ingot form...

Waggonways

Maps of Northumberland, County Durham and Cleveland, UK, showing each waggonway (or wagonway), tramway, mineral railway, railroad, colliery, coal pit, lead mine ....

pleasant surprise

Sep 10, 2015· Louise M, Manager at Killhope Lead Mining Museum, responded to this review Responded September 7, 2015 Pleased you enjoyed your visit and took the time to write about it Lovely comment about being a gem in County Durham crown...

Killhope North Of England Lead Mining Museum

3 reviews of Killhope North Of England Lead Mining Museum "THis where the mining heritage of Durham began you can walk right into the mine and see how the very first miners worked Disabled access is limited but I found plenty to do in the,...