Publication:

Mines of the Lake District fells

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    Authors & editors

    Adams, John [Author]

    Publisher Dalesman
    Year of publication 1988
    Languages

    English (main text)

    Medium Book
    Edition1
    ISBN0852069316
    Topics

    Mining & extraction

    Scope & contentBrief description of the geology of the Lake District; Gazetteer of mines including detailed descriptions of the mines, the minerals excavated and the history of the people and companies that owned and operated the mines; Includes hand-drawn location maps and plans of the mineral veins.
    KeywordsCumberland, Lancashire, Westmorland, Mining & quarrying, Lead, Copper, Archaeology & history

    Copies held

    Accession no. 228918

    • Shelf location: N100 (2.22) - ADA
    • Donor: Ken Major Collection