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Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 754
 Date Entered 05/09/2013
 Updated on 05/09/2013
 Recorded by Stephen Eastmead
 Category Mining Related
 Record Type Industrial Archaeology
 SWAAG Site Name 
 Site Type 
 Site Name 
 Site Description 
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Record Date 01/09/2013
 Location Black Mires, Arkengarthdale
 Civil Parish Arkengarthdale
 Brit. National Grid NY 992 035
 Altitude See Map image
 Record Name Black Mire Dam Leat to the New Smelt Mill. GPS 3D Survey
 Record Description A survey of the Black Mires Dam and its associated leat to the New Smelt Mill was undertaken using a ProMark 120 GPS. Post processing was based on OS-Net RICM CORS (Continuously Operating Reference Station) data downloaded from here.

The processed data and map can be downloaded here.

 Geographical area 
 Scientific Name 
 Common / Notable Species 
 Tree and / or Stem Girth 
 Tree: Position / Form / Status 
 Tree Site ID 0
 Associated Site SWAAG ID 0
 Additional Notes 
 Image 1 ID 4684         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Black Mire Leat - Altitude profile from Black Mire Dam to just above the New Smelt Mill.
 Image 2 ID 4685         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description Black Mires Leat Map showing its path across the chert tramway and the teo flues from the Octagonal and New Smelt Mills.
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