Nentsberry Haggs Mine, Nent Valley, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 47' 57'' North , 2° 21' 50'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.79924,-2.36403|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY766450|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Northern Pennine Orefield, England, UK|
The Pennines, England, UK
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||North Pennines; North and Western Region; Cumberland|
Grid reference is GPS confirmed.
Gated portal on the north side of Nenthead - Alston road 150 yards west of Nentsberry Bridge. The level is now collapsed and the Cumbrian workings are only accessible via Brownley Hill Mine. Many of the veins worked from this level are over the county border in Northumberland and some of these can be accessed by Wellhope shaft.
17 valid minerals.
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|Bashkirian - Visean|
315.2 - 346.7 Ma