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Latitude: 53.9108 / 53°54'38"N
Longitude: -2.0309 / 2°1'51"W
OS Eastings: 398068
OS Northings: 446072
OS Grid: SD980460
Mapcode National: GBR GR86.3T
Mapcode Global: WHB7F.SY3S
Entry Name: Portal to Incline Plane at Cononley Lead Mine
Listing Date: 30 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1249032
English Heritage Legacy ID: 323651
Location: Cononley, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD20
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Cononley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Lothersdale Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SD 94 NE CONONLEY STOCKSHOTT LANE
Portal to Incline Plane at
Cononley Lead Mine
Portal to incline plane, c 1847, probably by Stephen Eddy, for the Duke of Devonshire.
Coursed squared, rock faced stone. Stone lined walls to either side leading down to
semi-circular headed portal with large voussoirs and projecting keystone. Barrel
vaulted tunnel within dressed stone near the entrance but changing to rubble stone,
about 10 yards in. Part of a group of lead mine buildings which were erected by the
Duke of Devonshire's agents between 1842 and 1847.
Listing NGR: SD9806846072
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