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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Stanhopeburn Fluorite Mine

Stanhopeburn Fluorite Mine (United Kingdom)


An old mine worked as far back as 1846 by various concerns for ironstone, lead and latterly spar. The last commercial working was Swiss aluminium (UK) Ltd who worked the Shield Hurst Level for fluorspar from 5th April 1975 to 14th Jan 1982.

Photos of Stanhopeburn Fluorite Mine

Historic Photographs Of Stanhopeburn
Historic Photographs Of Stanhopeburn (4 photos)
Last updated November 27th 2019 by christwigg
Photographs Of Stanhopeburn
Photographs Of Stanhopeburn (31 photos)
Last updated September 2nd 2017 by risy76115

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Major Mining Region

Stanhopeburn Fluorite Mine belongs to the Durham Dales region.

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