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Honister Slate Mine

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Location type: Mine
Location address: United Kingdom, Allerdale
Number of texts: 1
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The Slate Mine in Honister [also known as Honister slate mine] is a mine which produces the famous Westmorland green slate and is now also used as a tourist attraction situated in the Lake District National Park in the north of England. The earliest reference to quarrying at this location is from 1728.

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