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Medieval Mine, East Rainton

Rainton, Sunderland

East Rainton, Sunderland

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16 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Mention is made of a collier at Reynton in 1531 and of outcrops of coal and mining by the colliers Richard and Robert Wright in 1604.

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

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