Iron and Steel Sites

(Page created 19/04/05. Last updated 09/06/09)

Corus Rail, Workington

Cumbria sites listed in the MMP Step Three Report for iron and steel industries:

*** are “sites of exceptional national importance”, ** sites are of “clear national importance”, * sites are “of national importance”. R are sites of regional importance, L of local interest. 0 are sites which are believed to have been destroyed or never to have existed at the location reported

Early Iron
Barn Scar SD 0463 9860 0
Rabbit How SD 139 995 L
Muncaster Head SD 1428 9891 **
Dalegarth Wood SD 171 999 L
Cinderhill Beck SD 2012 9207 **
Gate Crag SD 2470 8800 **
Climb Stile SD 2611 8982 **
Mere Moss SD 2732 9207 **
Throng Moss SD 2772 9231 **
Anne Rigg SD 2866 9270 *(**)
Crab Hows SD 2970 9092 R
Harrison Coppice SD 2990 9433 R(*)
Park-A-Moor SD 2991 9251 *
Water Park (Springs) SD 3028 9542 *
Water Park North SD 3033 9565 R
Lands Point SD 3048 9620 L
Beck Leven Foot SD 310 952 R
Redbank SD 3183 8982 *
Tom Gill Bloomeries SD 3227 9984 R(*)
Stoney Hazel Forge SD 336 897 **
Dale Park Beck SD 3534 9406 *
Gaterigghow NY 1095 0395 R
The Side NY 1148 1416 *
Smithy Beck NY 1213 1463 *
Eskdale Green NY 140 001 0
Porterthwaite Wood NY 1426 0094 L
Smithy Beck NY 1525 0570 R(*)
Scale Beck NY 1559 1758 *
Low Birker NY 1858 0034 *
Scale Field NY 2157 0233 *(**)
Stake Beck NY 2638 0980 0
Black Moss Pot NY 2677 1154 R(**)
Ashness Woods NY 2699 1970 R(**)
Smithymire Island NY 2732 1297 R(*)
Colwith Wood NY 3286 0315 *
Hogget Gill NY 388 112 0
Crowdundle Beck NY 665 312 **
Later iron industry
Backbarrow Furnace & Forge SD 3554 8466 ***
Cleator Furnace NY 0135 1309 0(?)
Duddon Bridge Furnace SD 1965 8829 ***
Flimby Furnace NY 0392 3364 **
Newlands Furnace SD 2990 7970 ***
Nibthwaite Furnace & Forge SD 2946 8828 ***