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Whitesike and Bentyfield lead mines and ore works

A Scheduled Monument in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7768 / 54°46'36"N

Longitude: -2.3862 / 2°23'10"W

OS Eastings: 375254.212416

OS Northings: 542495.456951

OS Grid: NY752424

Mapcode National: GBR CFS6.5G

Mapcode Global: WH922.96YD

Entry Name: Whitesike and Bentyfield lead mines and ore works

Scheduled Date: 24 September 1997

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1015832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 29012

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

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