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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Shepherd's Lane Chalk Mine

Shepherd's Lane (Dartford) Chalk Mine (United Kingdom)


Extensive pillar & stall workings under brickfield, supplying 20% chalk to mix to make stock bricks. Now completely built over but locked cover to laddered shaft still exists.

References
"Kent & East Sussex Underground", Kent Underground Research Group

"Caves & Tunels in SE England Part 4", Chelsea Speleological Society, page 37

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Last updated July 4th 2008 by legacyuser

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Major Mining Region

Shepherd's Lane Chalk Mine belongs to the Kent region.

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