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Overview of the Magpie mine ruins. Magpie mine dates from the mid-18th century, a boom time for the lead industry. South of the village of Sheldon, within the Peak District National Park, it was built to exploit the Bole Vein, a rich vein of lead running underneath the Derbyshire countryside.
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  • Taken: Apr 28, 2018
  • Uploaded: May 2, 2018
  • Updated: Jan 3, 2021