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Bournmoor Colliery

Houghton le Spring, Sunderland

54.848396,-1.509854

Lambton Colliery

William Henry Pit

Opened:

Closed:

Redeveloped

Condition:

Last Updated:

6 Sept 2021

Owners: 

Earl of Durham (1820 - 1896), Lambton Collieries Ltd (1896 - 1910s), Labton & Hetton Collieries Ltd. (1910s - 1930s), Lambton, Hetton & Joicey Collieries Ltd. (1930s - 1947), National Coal Board (1947 -)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows the William Henry Pit at this location.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

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