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Florence Iron Mine (United Kingdom)


The last of the West cumberland Iron mines to operate Florence continued in a small way until 2007. The mine was forced to close because BNFL, who had been paying the pumping costs as part of a deal whereby they were allowed to extract water lower down the river, no longer required the water and ceased their support.

Photos of Florence Iron Mine

Historic Photographs Of Florence
Historic Photographs Of Florence (9 photos)
Last updated October 6th 2016 by Jim MacPherson
Photographs Of Florence
Photographs Of Florence (114 photos)
Last updated July 3rd 2016 by tarboat

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