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Description: Retaining Walls and Level Entrance at Sharnberry Mine
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111826
OS Grid Reference: NZ0128430799
OS Grid Coordinates: 401284, 530799
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6723, -1.9816
EGGLESTON EGGLESTON COMMON
NZ03SW and NZ01263078
9/24 Retaining walls and
level entrance at
Retaining walls and level entrance at lead mine. Probably mid C19 for London
Lead Company. Roughly-coursed and squared sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings. Retaining wall c. 6 metres long and 1.5 metres high. At right
end, and set-back between canted retaining walls, an arch of irregular
segmental shape formed by voussoirs under a further retaining wall c. 1.5
metres high alongside path to High Sharnberry.
Listing NGR: NZ0128430799
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Source: English Heritage
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