Roanhead & Askam Heamatite Mine, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria
Both mining and open-cast working were undertaken at this site, which produced ironstone from the latter half of the 19th century. This man is operating the pumping engine made by Hathorn Davey & Co.
LocationCumbria Barrow in Furness
PeriodVictorian (1837 - 1901)
Tagsmen machine factory clothing iron stone work worker interior Victorian (1837 - 1901)
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