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Published: 31 March 2019

144 Pages | 132 illus.

ISBN: 9781848023819

Bookseller Code (06)

The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries in England

John Barnatt

Historic England in association with Liverpool University Press

  • Winner of the 2019 Peter Neaverson Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Industrial Archaeology, by the Association for Industrial Archaeology
  • Presents a detailed introduction to the underground mining and quarrying heritage in England
  • Reviews the many types of mineral and stone taken from the ground over several millennia
  • Designed to illustrate the many and varied wonders to be found underground and give the reader ways forward should they wish to follow up their interest in particular types of extraction or what is present in their region

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