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Range of Lead Mine Buildings on East Side of River West Allen

A Grade II Listed Building in West Allen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8152 / 54°48'54"N

Longitude: -2.3068 / 2°18'24"W

OS Eastings: 380381

OS Northings: 546744

OS Grid: NY803467

Mapcode National: GBR DDBR.CP

Mapcode Global: WH91X.J7RG

Entry Name: Range of Lead Mine Buildings on East Side of River West Allen

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240282

Location: West Allen, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: West Allen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whitfield and Ninebanks

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

21/163 Range of lead mine
buildings on east side
of River West Allen

Lead Miners' 'shops', forge and other offices. Early Cl9 with later C19
alterations. Rubble with stone slate roof, replaced by C20 metal sheeting
at right. 2 storeys, 11 bays. Boarded door with 4-pane overlight in 6th
bay, other doorways and most windows have lost their carpentry; inserted
cart entrance with timber lintel in2nd bay. Brick ridge stack, stone stack
at right end. Rear elevation has various outshuts and square stone stack to
furnace in bay 7. Interior; various furnace openings with segmental arches
in rear wall, blacksmith's forge in bay 11.

Listing NGR: NY8038146744

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