Alum quarries and works 800m north of Sandsend Bridge, Lythe, Scarborough - North York Moors (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Alum quarries and works 800m north of Sandsend Bridge
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1018139
  • Local Planning Authority: North York Moors (NP)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site


  • County: North Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Scarborough
  • Parish: Lythe
  • National Park: North York Moors (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Scarborough and Whitby
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Extensive significant problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Coastal erosion
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Jenny Lee 01904 601933

Next steps

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