Backbarrow ironworks, Haverthwaite, South Lakeland - Lake District (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Backbarrow ironworks
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1007084
  • Local Planning Authority: Lake District (NP)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site


  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: South Lakeland
  • Parish: Haverthwaite
  • National Park: Lake District (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Westmorland and Lonsdale
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Collapse
  • Trend: Improving
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Tamsin Cooke 0161 242 1422

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England