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Description: Smelt Mill Chimney
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111413
OS Grid Reference: NZ0860324914
OS Grid Coordinates: 408603, 524914
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6193, -1.8683
LANGLEYDALE AND SHOTTON COPLEY
NZ 02 SE
8/49 Smelt mill chimney
Lead smelting mill chimney. Probably early C19; for 3rd Earl of Darlington.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Very tall, tapered round
chimney with cornice and blocking course. Shouldered head to low opening on
east; blocked rectangular opening on west about 2 metres above ground level
has probably had corbelled head under flat stone lintel. Interior: stone-
lined except for yellow brick barrel vault to tunnel from east opening.
Source: J. Bailey, A General View of the Agriculture of Co. Durham, 1813, p.37.
Listing NGR: NZ0860324914
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Source: English Heritage
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