Magpie Mines, Bakewell

4.3
#7 of 8 in Historic Sites in Bakewell
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  • If ever you wanted a feel of what it may have been like living and working at an old lead mine then visit Magpie Mines on an icy cold windy day in January. The place is quite foreboding and very...  more »
  • We called here during a short visit to the Peak District after seeing reviews on trip advisor. It was easy to find and we parked on the road and walked through the field of cows and sheep to get...  more »
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  • Fascinating little place but you have to approach on foot via a cow field with no fence and the cows are a bit of a loose cannon. Care needed. As I was leaving someone brought two Barking dogs which caused a stampede! Update 10/9 . Just heard a lady was stampeded by the cows, got seriously injured and her dog died. Let's have a fence please!
  • Great little place. Easy to get to. Not much parking. But be careful of cows. They are not friendly...

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