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Pontop Pit, East Rainton

Rainton, Sunderland

54.823313,-1.481885

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Closed:

Redeveloped

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Last Updated:

8 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Pontop Pit was the earliest in the area. It was situated on the site of the present primary school.

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

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