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Coal Workings, High Spen

High Spen, Gateshead

54.947179,-1.783069

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Reclaimed

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8 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Post medieval area of coal working visible as earthworks on air photographs of 1947.

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

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