Brandon Walls lead mine, Stanhope - County Durham (UA)

Mid-C19 lead mining complex situated on the east bank of the Rookhope Burn. The site was abandoned around 1903 and some elements of the complex are now in need of conservation action.

Brandon Walls lead mine, Stanhope - County Durham (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Brandon Walls lead mine and ore works
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1015831
  • Local Planning Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mineral extraction site

Location

  • Building Name: Brandon Walls lead mine
  • Unitary Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Stanhope
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North West Durham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221

Next steps

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