The Kelton and Knockmurton Iron Mines 1852-1923

British Mining No 36 – The Kelton and Knockmurton Iron Mines 1852-1923

by R. E. Hewer

The story told for the first time about these relatively obscure Iron workings in western Cumbria.

In addition to the history, and description of the remains to be seen on surface, the writer includes an outline of the presently accessible underground workings and a lengthy description of the rail link which once served them.

The new printed version of this book is now OUT OF PRINT, however it is now available as a PDF to download from this site, for use on computers and tablets. Some second hand copies may be available, see below.

A5 84pp, 12 plate’s, 24 figs
ISBN 0 901450 34 0

Look Inside to see some sample pages including the table of contents.


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