Carrs Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 46' 59'' North , 2° 20' 3'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.78314,-2.33434|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY785432|
|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
Old lead mine, between Smallcleugh and Rampgill Mines and connected with both. Part of the workings are now used as a visitor attraction by the Northern Pennines Heritage Trust.
Part of the workings separate from the show mine can be accessed via Prouds Sump in Smallcleugh.
4 valid minerals.
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|Bashkirian - Visean|
315.2 - 346.7 Ma