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Adgarley Ironworks, Stainton with Adgarley
Adgarley Ironworks
locality:-   Stainton with Adgarley (?) 
civil parish:-   Urswick (formerly Lancashire) (?) 
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   ironworks
1Km square:-   SD2472
10Km square:-   SD27

evidence:-   descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821) 
item:-  iron ore
source data:-   Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
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Page 41:-  "... At Adgarly the new iron-works are carried on under the old workings. The richest ore is found here in immense quantities: one hundred and forty tons have been raised at one shaft in twenty-four hours. ..."

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