Barrowmouth gypsum and alabaster mine at Saltom Bay - Copeland

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Barrowmouth gypsum and alabaster mine at Saltom Bay
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1021106
  • Local Planning Authority: Copeland
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site

Location

  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Copeland
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Copeland
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Extensive significant problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Commercial company

Contact Details

Sarah Howard 0161 242 1402

Next steps

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