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Clwyd Metal Mines Survey


Nantymwyn lies in the community of Prestatyn in the county of Denbighshire. It is located at Ordnance Survey national grid reference SJ07708280. The mine is recorded in the CPAT Historic Environment Record as number 18142 and this number should be quoted in all correspondence.

Lead (1886-1876)

Carboniferous Limestone.

Trials appear to have consisted of a single shaft and an adit level driven from near Prestatyn Castle (Smith 1921, 41). Although no returns were made Burt et al (1992) document the area being worked by the Erwfelin Mining Company. A single shaft and related earthworks can be located at SJ07658280.

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Other features
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This HTML page is reproduced from the Powys and Clwyd Metal Mine Surveys which were undertaken between May 1992 and December 1993 by Mark Walters and Pat Frost of the Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust with financial support from Powys County Council, Clwyd County Council and Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments. Further information about this site is available in CPAT's Regional Historic Environment Record.
Page produced by Rachel Stebbings and Chris Martin.

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