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Description: Marl Beck Mine Shop and Level
Date Listed: 26 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111903
OS Grid Reference: NY9496128720
OS Grid Coordinates: 394961, 528720
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6536, -2.0796
MIDDLETON IN TEESDALE HIGH SKEARS
14/101 Marl Beck mine shop
Lead mine lodging shop and level. Probably early Cl9. Sandstone rubble shop
with quoins and ashlar dressings; stone-flagged roof. Coursed rubble level
walls supporting roughly-shaped arch.
Shop 2 storeys, 3 bays. Flat stone lintels over empty doors in 2 right bays,
and 2 wide first-floor openings in outer bays with flat stone sils. Level
entrance, c. 3 metres to right, is c. 1.5 metres high, with segmental arch.
Included for historical interest as a relic of the major industry in the area
in the Cl9.
Empty at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NY9496128720
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Source: English Heritage
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