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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Far Gatten Baryte Mine

Far Gatten Baryte Mine (United Kingdom)


There is an open adit on the side of the hill but it has collapsed a short distance inside. On the hillside above to the north-west is a blocked shaft which may have connected to the adit. Another open adit, north of a track, only goes a short distance. There are remains of open workings and collapses to the west but no trace of an adit supposed to be next to the road.

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Last updated July 5th 2008 by legacyuser
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Last updated July 5th 2008 by legacyuser

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Major Mining Region

Far Gatten Baryte Mine belongs to the Shropshire region.

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