Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Derwent Valley, North Pennines, Northumberland, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 50' 27'' North , 2° 6' 38'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.84107,-2.11057|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY929496|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Northern Pennine Orefield, England, UK|
The Pennines, England, UK
Ancient lead workings 2 miles west of Baybridge. Surface trials for fluorspar made in 1924, but no further work was done. Veinstuff abundant on the dumps.
Veins worked were:
Old Shildon Vein
Gin 'o the Wood Vein
The grid reference given is for a peir of stone-walled shafts.
6 valid minerals.
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|Bashkirian - Visean|
315.2 - 346.7 Ma