iron ore mining furness

Map of workings by The Dalton Mining Company, south of the ...

Catalogue description Map of workings by The Dalton Mining Company, south of the Furness Railway line. This record is held by Cumbria Archive and Local Studies...

HRS 7202 Sandscale Haws, flooded ironstone mine open excavation

Flooded iron mine sop at Sandscale Haws, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Haematite Trail (including map, GPS files and statistics) - Walking ...

In its heyday the Furness mining industry was a bustling hive of activity when it provided some of the richest iron ore worked in Britain.

The Early Iron Industry of Furness and Districts: An Historical and De

Jun 17, 2016 ... First Published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Iron and Steelworks - The Dock Museum

Iron ore had been mined in Furness for centuries but on a commercial scale only from about the 1770s. The opening of the Furness Railway and the discovery...

Stank Iron Mine information and photos - AditNow

Major Mining Region ... Stank Iron Mine belongs to the Furness Peninsula region. ... Disclaimer: Mine exploring can be quite dangerous, but then again it can be...

Haematite Mining Investigation Dalton-in-Furness | Geoinvestigate

Dec 24, 2015 ... Nab Gill Mine, further developed in 1870 by Whitehaven Iron Mines Ltd, worked the veins in the Eskdale granite. It produced roughly 8000 tons...

Industrial heritage sites - Lake District National Park

Underground tours of the slate mine, which has been mining green slate since the ... the towering furnace stack and storerooms for iron ore and charcoal.

Heritage - Dalton Council

Oct 30, 2018 ... Although iron ore mining had been carried on in Furness for centuries, by the 18th century it became much more intensive, and by the middle...

Iron ore spoil heaps and mine workings. Lindal-in-Furness, Cumbria ...

Download this stock image: Iron ore spoil heaps and mine workings. Lindal-in-Furness, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom, Europe.

BENNETT BANK LANDFILL SITE, DALTON-IN- FURNESS,

The Park Mines under their new owners continued to produce huge quantities of iron ore up until 1921 (Banks 1984). 4.3.3 Two types of haematite deposit exist in...

Mining memories in a rural community: landscape, temporality and ...

Using the case study of Askam-in-Furness, a former mining village in Cumbria, ... Askam was founded in the 1850s when the second largest iron-ore deposit in...

Millom Folk Museum's mine cage - BBC News

Feb 12, 2010 ... down the Moorbank pit at the Hodbarrow mines. Iron ore mining started around 1850 and it was the biggest Haematite deposit on the Furness...

The Furness Railway

Railways provided the transport for the iron ore found locally to be brought to the furnaces in Barrow, Millom and Workington and coal from mines in the...

Roanhead & Askam Heamatite Mine, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria

Roanhead & Askam Heamatite Mine, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria ... Both mining and open-cast working were undertaken at this site, which produced ironstone from the...

Mining memories in a rural community: Landscape, temporality and ...

Apr 2, 2019 ... Furness, a former mining village in Cumbria, this paper addresses this ... lumps of iron ore that are still washed up on the estuary beach.

Kinrade, John - Furness Stories Behind the Stones

John Kinrade killed at Lindal Moor Mines 1901 dalton cemetery ... He was an iron ore miner, 50 years of age, and worked at Lindal Moor, for Messrs Harrison,...

Iron Ore Mine © Arnold Price cc-by-sa/2.0 - Geograph

taken 15 years ago, near to Lindal in Furness, Cumbria, Great Britain. Iron Ore Mine. The Blue Trousers contrast with the drab, now flooded forbidding...

Duddon Iron Furnace - Visit Cumbria

The restored remains of Duddon Iron Works are one of the most impressive charcoal-fired blast furnaces in Britain. Iron ore was mined in Furness and West...

Dalton in Furness | Cumbria County History Trust

Iron-ore mining recorded from 13th century; this remained small in scale in early 19th century, when Dalton contained hand-loom weavers as well as tanning,...

Haematite deposits of Cumbria - BGS Earthwise

May 5, 2016 ... It seems highly probable that haematite was worked for iron ore in ... were raised from one mine at Anty Cross near Dalton-in-Furness,...