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Hensingham Overend Nicholson Quarry Mining

Hensingham Overend Nicholson Quarry Mining

coal mining by 1688. Linen thread and check factory recorded 1829, closed by 1901. Limestone quarry and lime works at Overend by mid-19th century closed early 20th century. By 19th century much employment was in mines and other industries of Whitehaven.

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  • Hensingham Cumbria County History Trust

    coal mining by 1688. Linen thread and check factory recorded 1829, closed by 1901. Limestone quarry and lime works at Overend by mid-19th century closed early 20th century. By 19th century much employment was in mines and other industries of Whitehaven.

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  • A Sketch Of The Geology Of The Whitehaven District

    At Overend, Hensingham, it is about 5feet in thickness and contains numerous casts of plants, the commonest of which is Lepido- dendron. As developed in Snebro Gill, Hensingham, the succeeding beds consist of IOO feet or more of dark shales and thin and lenticular beds of limestone, and sandstones which are in places calcareous.

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  • Cumbria Archive And Local Studies Centre Whitehaven The

    WBG PLC Hensingham, Cumberland Wentworth amp Robinson, land agents Loweswater, Cumberland ... Overend Secondary School, Whitehaven Whitehaven, ... mining and estate papers link to online catalogue NRA 41731 Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven misc accessions ...

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  • Natural History British History Online

    Limestone is very abundant in various parts of the county in the neighbourhood of the sea-coast it is burnt in great quantities for exportation, particularly at Overend near Hensingham, and at Distington. From Overend about 340,000 Winchester bushels, and from Distington about 350,000 bushels are annually exported to Scotland, being carried in carts from Overend to Whitehaven, and from Distington to Harrington to be shipped. The limestone quarries at Overend

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  • Cascat Collection Browser

    205 - Hensingham Industrial Estate with Fire Station in foreground, Hensingham Aerial photograph, black and white - 1967 206 - Overend and Grammar Schools, Hensingham Aerial photograph, black and white - 1973 207 - Lake pond near Hensingham Mirehouse pond, Whitehaven Postcard, sepia -

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  • The National Archives Search Other Archives Accessions

    Hensingham Methodist Church minutes and accounts 1993-2001 YDFCM 2 Parton Methodist Church preaching book of James Nicholson, baptism register, class registers, minutes, accounts, membership lists and papers rel to planning permission and sale of chapel 1896-2006 YDFCM 2

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  • Durham Mining Museum Salter Hall Quarry Limestone

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  • List Of Coal Mines Uk 1880 Ancestry

    63 Bugle Horn, Westhoughton, United Co-operative Coal Mining Society Limited. 64 Burnden, Burnden, Earl of Bradford. 65 Burnt Hills, Wholaw Nook, Burnley, Executors of Colonel Hargreaves.

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  • Butte Semiweekly Miner Volume Butte Mont 1886

    Butte semi-weekly miner. volume Butte, Mont. 1886-1890, May 07, 1887, Image 2, brought to you by Montana Historical Society Helena, MT, and the National Digital Newspaper Program.

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