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THU 28 AUG

Force Crag Mine Open Day

Borrowdale - National Trust, Keswick

Run by: Borrowdale - National Trust

Come and explore Fort Crag Mine.

clock10:30–15:30

Suitable for 11+

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With an air of the "Wild West" Force Crag was the last mineral mine to be worked in the Lake District.

Join a guided tour to explore the processing mill and other remains revealing the history of mining at Force Crag.

Please bring Stout foot wear, warm and waterproof clothing and refreshments. At the mine the tour takes place partly outside on rough ground and involves a walk up hill. There are steep narrow steps within the building. Not suitable for children under the age of ten. All youngsters to be accompanied by an adult.

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Cost

Adult £5.00 (National Trust member), Adult £6.00.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

Venue

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Borrowdale - National Trust

Head of Colesdale, above Braithwaite, Keswick, CA12 5UP

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Last mineral mine processing mill to operate in the lake district. The last operating mineral mine in the lake Show more… district. Housing complete assemblage of processing machinery.Show less…

Last mineral mine processing mill to operate in the lake district. The last operating mineral mine in the lake district. Housing complete assemblage of processing machinery.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Borrowdale - National Trust.

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