1 How were wagons moved along the
2 Where were the wagons filled at the mine?
3 In 1865, how do you know lead was smelted at Snailbeach?
4 Why are the pools (reservoirs) important?
5 Where is lead ore separated from other
do you think is at the highest point on the map?
7 List all the different jobs there could be at Snailbeach Mine in 1865.
1 Colour in all the buildings which don’t appear to have changed.
2 Draw a circle round all the buildings which were built since 1865.
3 What does the railway bring to Snailbeach?
4 What does the railway take away from Snailbeach?
5 There is still a tramway. How is this used?
6 What shows that was it difficult to get coal to Lordshill Engine Shaft?
all the different jobs there might be at Snailbeach in 1900.