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KNOCKING WALL AT HIGH SHARNBERRY LEAD MINE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: KNOCKING WALL AT HIGH SHARNBERRY LEAD MINE

List entry Number: 1055845

Location

KNOCKING WALL AT HIGH SHARNBERRY LEAD MINE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Eggleston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111824

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

EGGLESTON EGGLESTON COMMON NZ 03 SW NZ 011313 9/22 Knocking wall at High Sharnberry lead mine II Knocking wall at lead mine ore-dressing floor. Probably early C19. Ashlar blocks. 2 large blocks c.0.2 metre high, 0.6 metre back to front and 0.5 metre across, forming shelf; a third, dislodged, on ground nearby. 2 wooden pegs prop rubble packing stones below front edge of blocks. Shelf worn just behind front edge by blows of hammers dressing ore. A rare example of part of an early ore-dressing floor.

Listing NGR: NZ0111731338

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National Grid Reference: NZ 01117 31338

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