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Middlehope Shield and Low Slit lead mines and ore works

A Scheduled Monument in Stanhope, County Durham

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 54.7496 / 54°44'58"N

Longitude: -2.1488 / 2°8'55"W

OS Eastings: 390516.505699

OS Northings: 539418.262063

OS Grid: NY905394

Mapcode National: GBR FFFJ.L5

Mapcode Global: WHB39.YWX7

Entry Name: Middlehope Shield and Low Slit lead mines and ore works

Scheduled Date: 3 July 1997

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1015825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 29008

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Westgate

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