Crackpot Hall Mine, Keld, Swaledale, North Pennines, North Yorkshire, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 24' 8'' North , 2° 8' 41'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.40243,-2.14482|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY906008|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Pennines, England, UK|
Yorkshire, England, UK
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Relatively large (for Swaledale) area of extraordinarily barren dumps. Dunham tells us that there was almost no gangue mineralization, the vein being solid galena.
Served by the smelter at the bottom of Swinner Gill.
5 valid minerals.
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|Bashkirian - Visean|
315.2 - 346.7 Ma