Wet Grooves Mine (Wet Groves Mine), Askrigg, Wensleydale, North Pennines, North Yorkshire, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 18' 29'' North , 2° 1' 12'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.30814,-2.01998|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SD987903|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Pennines, England, UK|
Interesting spiralled shaft exploiting irregular pockets of ore, drained by Haw Bank Level.
14 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Bashkirian - Visean|
315.2 - 346.7 Ma
Spensley, I.M., (2014), Mines and Miners of Wensleydale. UK Book Publishing: 153 – 158.