Copper mines on Ecton Hill, Wetton, Staffordshire Moorlands - Peak District (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Copper mines on Ecton Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1021175
  • Local Planning Authority: Peak District (NP)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site


  • County: Staffordshire
  • District / Borough: Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Parish: Wetton
  • National Park: Peak District (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Improving
  • Ownership: Mixed, multiple owners

Contact Details

Aimee Henderson 0121 625 6854

Next steps

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