Snailbeach Countryside Site is an industrial archeology site in Shropshire. It is located three 3 miles (4.8 km) south of the village of Pontesbury and around 12 miles (19 km) from the county town of Shrewsbury. At peak of production during the 19th century, it was reputed to be extracting the largest volume of lead per acre in Europe.
Once the biggest lead mine in the county of Shropshire, the site is conserved as a scheduled monument.
Wander is a travel search engine that allows you to find the perfect travel destination that fits your budget and preferences.