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Wallsend Craster Pit

Wallsend, North Tyneside

55.00836,-1.54120

Christo Pit

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Reclaimed

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8 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Christo Pit, a probable coal mine, may have been associated with the ajacent wagonway (HER ref. 1130). It is named Craster Pit on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey Map.

'Sketches of The Coal Mines in Northumberland and Durham' T.H.Hair, published in 1844

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