SCRCA Location Type: Archaeological Site

Location Type Code

A site containing surface and /or sub-surface archaeology associated with the construction of the Settle-Carlisle Railway between 1869 and 1876.


The following examples from the SCRCA Project database illustrate this location type. Locations are only displayed here if the site or structure has been assessed and if a default image is available. The locations are grouped by 'variant' (where appropriate), then sorted by Location ID.

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SCRCA Location Variant: Archaeologal Site - Tramway

Location ID: 250270

Crag of Blea Moor Tramway

SCRCA Location Variant: Archaeologal Site - Navvy Settlement

SCRCA Location Variant: Spoil Tip

SCRCA Location Variant: Archaeologal Site - Quarry or Pit

Location ID: 248900

Littledale Limestone Quarry

Location ID: 249290

Force Gill Limestone Quarry

Location ID: 249295

Force Gill Shale Quarry

SCRCA Location Variant: Archaeologal Site - Other


Errors and omissions
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