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West Burton Town Information

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With one of the largest village greens in England, beautiful West Burton has a sense of bygone serenity and to modern eyes even its pretty stone cottages give the impression of cosy happiness. blank image

West Burton Village Monument Photo © Arnold Price
West Burton Village Monument -
 Photo: Arnold Price CCL

Cauldron Force West Burton Photo © Gordon Hatton
Cauldron Force West Burton -
Photo: Gordon Hatton CCL

blank image They hide the fact that they were originally built to house the men who led unhealthy and dangerous lives in local lead mines.

A short walk takes the visitor to the village’s main attraction, the majestic Burton Force waterfall.