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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Blue Slate Mine

Blue Slate Mine (United Kingdom)


A interesting slate working in the coppermines valley. It consists of three main levels, with Low Blue being underground, the access level to which is blocked. Middle blue consists of run-in levels, a pit quarry, which has two links to low blue including a shaft at the base. At the top of the quarry there are some chambers reached by another incline. High Blue consists of a pit quarry and a blocked level.
Referances: 'Slate from Coniston' - Alastair Cameron, 2005.

Photos of Blue Slate Mine

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Photographs Of Blue (7 photos)
Last updated September 5th 2008 by james l
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Last updated April 20th 2007 by LAP

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Major Mining Region

Blue Slate Mine belongs to the Lake District region.

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