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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Burning Drake (Peak Forest) Lead Mine

Burning Drake (Peak Forest) Lead Mine (United Kingdom)


Mine taken from "A history and gazetteer of the mines in the liberty of Peak Forest, Derbyshire: 1605 - 1878" in Mining History Vol 14, No5, Summer 2001. Remains are an ancient monument and include a Belland Yard encompassing 2 run-in shafts, a complete crushing circle andf limestone wheel, a small coe with fireplace and chimney flue.

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Burning Drake (Peak Forest) Lead Mine belongs to the Derbyshire region.

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