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Latitude: 54.8349 / 54°50'5"N
Longitude: -1.8903 / 1°53'25"W
OS Eastings: 407143
OS Northings: 548902
OS Grid: NZ071489
Mapcode National: GBR HD7J.KM
Mapcode Global: WHB31.YQ0V
Entry Name: Former Lead Mine Circa 300 Metres North East of Dene Howl Farm
Listing Date: 24 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1185973
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350556
Location: Healeyfield, County Durham, DH8
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Healeyfield
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Castleside
Church of England Diocese: Durham
HEALEYFIELD HEALEYFIELD LANE
NZ 04 NE NZ 07164890 (North side, off)
4/50 Former lead mine
c.300 metres north-
east of Dene Howl
Remains of lead mine. Probably mid C19. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings; roofless. Ruin of rectangular building, with flat stone lintel over
wood jambs of empty door on west side, survives to maximum height of c.3 metres.
This stands on earth platform held by 2-metre-high retaining wall, with vertical
stone coping, in which an arch at south has voussoirs. Interior of tunnel
visible to several metres. A rare survivor of a major industry in the area.
Derelict at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NZ0714348902
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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