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Description: Adit Portal of Barneycraig Horse Level on East Bank of River West Allen
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240278
OS Grid Reference: NY8037046716
OS Grid Coordinates: 380370, 546716
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8149, -2.3070
NY 84 NW LANDS COMMON TO THE CARRSHIELD
PARISHES OF ALLENDALE
AND WEST ALLEN
21/159 Adit portal of Barneycraig
Horse Level on east bank
of River West Allen
Lead mine adit portal, probably C18. Roughly squared rubble. Round-arched
tunnel. The actual portal has fallen but the arching survives intact from
4 metres back. Barneycraig Horse Level, working the rich Barneycraig Vein,
was driven c.1760 and continued in use throughout the C19.
Listing NGR: NY8037046716
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Source: English Heritage
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