Sharlston Common coal and ironstone workings, Sharlston - Wakefield

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Sharlston Common coal and ironstone workings
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1018399
  • Local Planning Authority: Wakefield
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site


  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Wakefield
  • Parish: Sharlston
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hemsworth
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Vehicle damage/erosion - moderate
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Nicola Brown 01904 601985

Next steps

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