Un­der­ground

Cheshire Life - - Still Sparkling - der­byscc.org.uk.

Did you know Alder­ley Edge is one of a hand­ful of pre­his­toric min­ing sites in Bri­tain? Ar­chae­o­log­i­cal ev­i­dence in­di­cates that cop­per min­ing took place here dur­ing the Ro­man and

Bronze ages. Many of the mines are now de­funct and owned by the Na­tional Trust. You can dis­cover more about these an­cient cop­per sites by tak­ing an un­der­ground tour with the Der­byshire Cav­ing Club.

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