Nentsberry Haggs Mine, Nent Valley, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 47' 57'' North , 2° 21' 50'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.7992369672, -2.36402568546|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY766450|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||North Pennines; North and Western Region; Cumberland|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Northern Pennine Orefield, England, UK|
The Pennines, England, UK
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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Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.