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Blackett Level, 100 Metres North-West of Parish Church, Allendale

Description: Blackett Level, 100 Metres North-West of Parish Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240146

OS Grid Reference: NY8373256028
OS Grid Coordinates: 383732, 556028
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8987, -2.2552

Location: B6295, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9EE

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9EE

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Listing Text


9/25 Blackett Level, 100
metres north-west of
parish church


Adit portal to lead mine, 1854. Stone, iron fittings. Narrow horseshoe arch,
with dressed stone voussoirs, set in squared rubble wall; iron girder bolted
to right jamb is part of fittings for old iron gate. Late C20 iron grille
just inside mouth, stream emerges. One of the best known levels in Allendale,
worked until 1903, driven to unwater the deep workings at Allenheads but
never completed.

Listing NGR: NY8373256028

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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