Industrial heritage

industrial heritage

Scotland has many important industrial sites tracing the growth and development of the Industrial Revolution, including iron works, coal pits, slate mines and lead mines, and several of these sites are on what is now the national forest estate.

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Coal mining

Find out about the coal mining industry in Scotland.

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Lead mining

Find out about the lead mining industry in Scotland.

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Liming in Scotland

Find out about the liming industry in Scotland.

 

 

 

Explore some of our fascinating industrial heritage sites...