Medieval ironstone pits south of Bentley Grange, Denby Dale - Kirklees

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Iron Mining Shaft Mounds And Medieval Earthworks South Of Bentley Grange Farm
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1005786
  • Local Planning Authority: Kirklees
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site


  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Kirklees
  • Parish: Denby Dale
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Dewsbury
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private