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placename:- Greenburn Mine
other name:- New Coniston Mine
other name:- Great Coniston Mine
site name:- Greenburn Beck
locality:- Greenburn
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
copper mine; mine
coordinates:- NY290022
10Km square:- NY20
References Adams, John: 1988: Mines of the Lake District Fells: Dalesman Books (Lancaster, Lancashire):: ISBN 0 85206 931 6

1Km square NY2902

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Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 3.9.2007
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Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 10.11.2010

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 80)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Greenburn Copper Mine & Works

placename:- Greenburn Copper Mine
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

drawing:- KDMRS 1979-82

Log book and sketch maps from the Kendal and District Mine Research Society, 1979-82.
thumbnail KMR25, button to large image
GREENBURN MINE

placename:- Greenburn Mine
period:- 1980s

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tiny photograph, 
button to large Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 10.11.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 10.11.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 10.11.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large Greenburn Mine -- Greenburn Beck -- Greenburn -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 10.11.2010

South bank of Greenburn Beck. Probably started 1840s; last worked about 1917.
Low Gill Lode, Sump Lode, Gossan Lode, Pave York Lode, and Long Crag Lode, accessed by several workings.
Adams, John: 1988: Mines of the Lake District Fells: Dalesman Books (Lancaster, Lancashire):: ISBN 0 85206 931 6

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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