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placename:- Stockdale Bank Quarry
other name:- Brock Crag Quarry
locality:- Brock Crag
locality:- Great Howe
locality:- Stockdale
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
quarry
coordinates:- NY489057
10Km square:- NY40
The name may not be 'original'.

1Km square NY4805

photograph

Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48920574 (at) -- 29.2.2004
photograph

Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48900574 (at) -- 29.2.2004

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 7)

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.
Old Quarries

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48880572 (at) -- 29.2.2004
tiny photograph, 
button to large Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48850569 (at) -- 29.2.2004
tiny photograph, 
button to large Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- NY48840570 (at) -- 29.2.2004
tiny photograph, 
button to large Stockdale Bank Quarry -- Brock Crag -- Great Howe -- Stockdale -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- Sledge route from the quarry, at the Stockdale path end. -- 9.6.2009

hearsay Probably active 1724-80, making roof slates. Minor excavations along the 950 foot contour; possibly remains of a riving shed. There is a sledge route from the quarries to the Stockdale track.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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