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placename:- Saddleback Old Mine
parish Threlkeld parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
lead mine; mine
coordinates:- NY332286
coordinates:- NY344276
10Km square:- NY32
References Adams, John: 1988: Mines of the Lake District Fells: Dalesman Books (Lancaster, Lancashire):: ISBN 0 85206 931 6

1Km square NY3328

1Km square NY3427

The intention was to find lead, but only orange brown limonite was found, which might have been used as a pigment - this failed.
Adams, John: 1988: Mines of the Lake District Fells: Dalesman Books (Lancaster, Lancashire):: ISBN 0 85206 931 6

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