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.

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 and Yorkshire

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

Thomas Gledhill 0191 269 1203