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Ballacorkish Mine

Period: Modern

NGR Easting: 222056

NGR Northing: 469971

Description: Modern lead mine.

The Ordnance Survey First Edition 1:2500 map of 1868 records "Lead Mines" at this location. The map shows a single building, probably an engine house, immediately to the east of a shaft, and north of a spoil heap. The grid reference relates to the mineshaft.

Modern mapping implies that more than one shaft is present.

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Site & Monument Type: lead mine

Category: National Monuments Record: Archaeological Sites [single-site]

Site ID number: 2922.00


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