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Blackett Level, 100 Metres North-West of Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale Town, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8987 / 54°53'55"N

Longitude: -2.2552 / 2°15'18"W

OS Eastings: 383732

OS Northings: 556028

OS Grid: NY837560

Mapcode National: GBR DCPS.KR

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.B4BD

Entry Name: Blackett Level, 100 Metres North-West of Parish Church

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240146

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Built-Up Area: Allendale Town

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


9/25 Blackett Level, 100
metres north-west of
parish church


Adit portal to lead mine, 1854. Stone, iron fittings. Narrow horseshoe arch,
with dressed stone voussoirs, set in squared rubble wall; iron girder bolted
to right jamb is part of fittings for old iron gate. Late C20 iron grille
just inside mouth, stream emerges. One of the best known levels in Allendale,
worked until 1903, driven to unwater the deep workings at Allenheads but
never completed.

Listing NGR: NY8373256028

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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