Unique watercolours and pen-and-ink sketches of early-nineteenth century lead mining scenes, some previously unseen, published by the Friends of the North Pennines in lavish colour as a complete collection for the first time.
Introduced and described in detail by Ian Forbes, for many years the director of Killhope Lead Mining Museum. Essential for anyone interested in lead mining or regional heritage.
Available from various local independent bookshops and for £24 + P/P via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All proceeds from sales will support the future maintenance of the Dukesfield Arches, now under the care of Hexhamshire Parish Council.
Read Tony Henderson’s book review in Newcastle’s The Journal of 4 November 2015