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Snake Mine

Entrance of Snake Mine


Above the access track to Middleton Quarry, reached via the minor road south from the Via Gellia. For access, contact the landowner, Mrs Rose Slater, preferably by WhatsApp, on 0777 909 0919. For each proposed visit Mrs Slater would like a list of names, addresses and BCA insurance numbers for all members of the party, plus a statement that entry into the mine is entirely at your own risk.


Tune, R., Hurt, L., Ford, T.D. (1968), Snake Mine, Hoptonwood, Derbyshire, Bulletin, pp 291-298, Peak District Mines Historical Society