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Brandlehow Lead Mine (United Kingdom)

A reasonably successful Lead mine, but plagued by water ingress from subteranean springs. Lack of surface water meant pumping had to be done with a steam engine, the fuel for which was a drain on profits. a very old mine started pre 1700 closing finally in 1891

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Last updated December 11th 2013 by christwigg
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Last updated December 30th 2012 by Paul Marvin

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Major Mining Region

Brandlehow Lead Mine belongs to the Lake District region.

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