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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Killhope Lead Mine

Killhope (Park Level) Lead Mine (United Kingdom)


Lead mining museum run by Durham County Council on the site of the Park Level and its associated dressing floors and mill.
A section of underground working has been recreated to include a working stope and an underground wheel, this is in a new chamber but accessed by the original Park Level adit.

Above ground attractions include the original Killhope waterwheel which powers the jigger house, dolly tubs and brunton buddles can be seen working outside.

Photos of Killhope Lead Mine

Historic Photographs Of Killhope
Historic Photographs Of Killhope (24 photos)
Last updated July 24th by Jim MacPherson
Photographs Of Killhope
Photographs Of Killhope (140 photos)
Last updated January 14th 2016 by davetidza

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Documents for Killhope Lead Mine

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Major Mining Region

Killhope Lead Mine belongs to the Durham Dales region.

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